Event and Meeting Spaces

Our unique event spaces include a grand entrance hall, a contemporary asymmetrical reception space, an outdoor terrace, a sprawling sculpture garden and more. Please follow this link for a look around the museum virtual tour.

Catherine A. Fusco Hall and East Court

The high ceilings and dramatic arched windows of Fusco Grand Hall make it an ideal space for elegant seated dinners or standing cocktail reception and overlooks the Museum’s terrace and scenic Kentmere Parkway. 250 cocktails, 150 people seated.

Perfect for unique cocktail parties and small dinners, East Court has an elegant contemporary feel. The space adjoins galleries featuring art of the British Pre-Raphaelites and master illustrator Howard Pyle. 175 cocktails, 70 people seated.

North Terrace and Labyrinth

With a beautiful view of the Sculpture Garden, the North Terrace is ideal for a cocktail hour or tented event. 300 cocktails, 200 people seated.

The Labyrinth, a circular one-way path in a former reservoir, provides a serene and visually exquisite location for a wedding ceremony, cocktail party or picnic dinner. Capacity varies by event type.

Gallery Spaces

The Museum’s permanent collection galleries and our traveling exhibition spaces are available for private viewing. Please inquire about pricing.

Jefferson Board Room and DuPont Auditorium

Located on the Museum’s lower level, the Jefferson Board Room is adjacent to the DuPont Auditorium and a secluded terrace. This space features a rectangular board room table. The room can be re-configured into classroom style seating, crescent rounds and more to accommodate up to 60 guests.

This Auditorium features a stage with projection capabilities for DVDs and computer-run presentations. It is a perfect setting for panel discussions, performances, or large presentations. Small receptions can take place in the lobby outside the Auditorium. 168 seated.

Thronson Board Room and Chihuly Bridge

Conveniently located on the second floor of the Museum’s Bank of America Education Wing, the Thronson Board Room features an open-square table that seats up to 34 people. The room can be re-configured into classroom style seating, crescent rounds and more to accommodate up to 60 guests.

With a backdrop of brilliantly colored blown glass, Chihuly Bridge provides a breathtaking location for an intimate dinner or cocktails. 30 cocktails, 25 seated.

Learn More

For more information about having your event at the Delaware Art Museum, or to schedule an appointment, please contact:

Lauren McMahon
Event and Rental Manager
lmcmahon@delart.org
302.351.8530

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