RENTAL AND CATERING SERVICE INFORMATION
Whether your event is all business or simply social, the Anchorage Museum is a distinctive venue. Beautiful works of art are the backdrop for any event at the museum. To book an event or for more information, please contact the facility rental coordinator at (907) 929-9261 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPACES AVAILABLE FOR RENT
The atrium's sparkling reflective pool and impressive marble staircase provide an elegant environment for a truly memorable occasion, including weddings, receptions and dinner parties. The rental fee includes a podium, microphone, chairs and tables. A piano is available for a fee. Capacity is 160 for a sit-down dinner, 400 for a more casual affair.
The hip, new Muse restaurant offers a metropolitan setting for sophisticated events. Capacity 100.
BRIAN E. DAVIES CHUGACH GALLERY
The fourth floor Brian E. Davies Chugach Gallery delivers breathtaking mountain views and an urban chic atmosphere. Exclusive rental with limited availability. Capacity is 70 for a sit-down dinner, 100 for a more casual affair.
The auditorium's film screen, proscenium stage and comfortable seating make it an excellent choice for large meetings, conferences, performances or slideshows. The rental fee includes a podium, microphone, chairs, tables, DVD player, overhead projector and slide projector. A piano is available for a fee. A projectionist is available for hire. Capacity 230.
The Thomas Planetarium offers a fascinating, enjoyable way to learn about astronomy and space. The new, 530-square-foot facility lets visitors journey to the stars, taking trips through the solar system or joining in the Imaginarium's presentations that explore the night sky. The planetarium is accessible to people with disabilities. No food or drink allowed. Capacity 45. AVAILABLE SHOWS
For a special touch, add one or more of these unique galleries: Imaginarium Discovery Center, Art of the North, Alaska History Gallery or Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center. These galleries are available for rent solely in conjunction with rental of a primary space. No food or drink allowed.
Guests enjoy exclusive access to all the museum’s galleries and public spaces. Premium traveling exhibit access may be arranged for an additional fee. Muse restaurant and museum shop not included.
Spaces become available for rentals after the museum is closed. Museum summer hours are 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily mid-May through mid-September. Winter hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, closed Mondays.
Our friendly, professional on-site catering service will gladly take care of your catering needs to make this a truly memorable and delightful occasion. All catering is provided by The Marx Bros., considered one of the best restaurants in Alaska. For more details, please call (907) 929-9211 or e-mail email@example.com.
Enjoy a slideshow of the museum's unique spaces, catering and photo opportunities.
Scheduling and rental inquiries
An underground, heated parking garage with about 90 spaces is available for a $100 fee.
To quality for nonprofit rates, your organization must be a registered 501c3. Proof of 501c3 status is required.
FACILITY USE POLICY
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PLEASE NOTE: The Anchorage Museum is accessible to people with disabilities. Smoking is prohibited by law in the museum. Limited equipment is available at no charge. Permit fees may be required to serve/sell alcohol.
PLEASE NOTE: Opinions expressed at events held in this facility do not necessarily represent the views of the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center or the Anchorage Museum Association, and no endorsement of any group is implied.
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