Capacity: Standing 350 | Seated 250 | Theatre 225
Square Footage: 3,136
Create a timeless experience with Samsung Hall’s stunning beaux arts architecture. Travertine marble walls, a high ceiling, a gorgeous chandelier, and period details provide an elegant setting for receptions and large celebrations.
LOGGIA & GRAND STAIRCASE
Capacity: Standing 175 | Seated 50 (café style)
Square Footage: 1,745
The Loggia makes a dramatic statement. Adjacent to Samsung Hall, its barrel vaulted ceiling and stately columns overlook the Grand Staircase, providing the opportunity for cocktails and an unforgettable entrance.
NORTH & SOUTH COURTS
Capacity: (North) Standing 300 | Seated 220 | Theatre 250; (South) Standing 250 | Seated 200 | Theatre 250
Square Footage: (North) 3,104; (South) 2,544
Glass ceilings crown the sleek modernism of North and South Courts. These light, airy spaces span seventy-two feet, that can accommodate presentations, cocktails, seated dinners, and dance parties.
Located adjacent to the museum’s special exhibition galleries, North Court often features exhibition-related art and décor.
PETERSON ROOM & GARDEN
Capacity: Standing 50 | Seated 30
The Peterson Room is an elegantly appointed lounge with a tranquil garden, located behind Cafe Asia. It is the perfect place for a quiet networking event for 50 or seated dinner for 30 guests after public hours, or as a complement to our other spaces for an intimate VIP area. The garden’s Moon Wall makes a beautiful backdrop for photographs.
Cafe Asia provides menus suitable for a variety of event styles. Events can start at 5:30 PM in this space.
Give your guests a window into ancient India, a trek through the Himalayas, a tour of traditional China, and all the cultures in between.
Event planners may choose to add one or more floors of galleries for guests to view. Temporary special exhibitions galleries located on the ground floor, as well as two floors of collection galleries on the second and third floors, are available. Private gallery tours can also be added for an experience that’s one-of-a-kind.