The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art offers the ideal setting for corporate events, meetings, or social events. We have a variety of meeting or event packages based on your specific needs.
Docent-guided tours are available for most groups enhancing the experience of any special event.
In addition to a unique location, your guests can shop in the Museum Store for a variety of items and creations from Iowa.
Rental Spaces Available
The Main Floor Carnegie Building is an ideal setting for a special event. Beautifully restored, the lit-arched ceiling is supported by detailed cherry pillars. Leather chairs and fine wood furniture surround the fireplace for relaxing conversation. Plaster reliefs embellish the walls and art books line the shelves. The furnishings can be removed to accommodate banquet seating, a dance floor, or a visual presentation. Your guests enter the Main Floor Carnegie Building through an impressive, two-story solarium of lush plantings, the Quarton Atrium. Use of the atrium is also included in your rental.
Whether your plans involve a business seminar or a social gathering, the Auditorium at the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art can accommodate your guests in elegance and comfort. Large windows overlook the floral plantings of Greene Square Park. Detailed molding and wood flooring adorn the room with a curtained stage, adjustable lighting, and a full audiovisual package. A spacious lobby serves as an inviting entrance. The Auditorium is located on the second floor of the Carnegie Library and is accessible by stairs and an elevator with a convenient entrance on Second Avenue through the Museum’s Education Entrance.
Need a small group meeting space? The Stamats Library is private and promises to provide a stimulating environment, inviting interaction and discussion. Located on the lower level of the Carnegie Library building, this meeting space is easily accessible. The board table seats 12 comfortably with an additional informal seating area. The Stamats Library also offers a pull down screen, LCD projector, telephone, side table for refreshments, and convenient restrooms.
For a memorable event, please contact 319.366.7503 to start planning today!