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, 130 with dance floor. $1,900

Perfect for cocktail hours and smaller events, 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. $1,600

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, 175 people seated. $1,000

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. $1,000

Gallery Spaces

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

Thronson Board Room, Jefferson Board Room, and DuPont Auditorium

Conveniently located on the second floor of the Museum’s Bank of America Education Wing, the Thronson Board Room features a hollow square set-up that seats up to 34 people. The room can be re-configured into classroom style seating, rounds and more to accommodate up to 60 guests. $600

Located on the Museum’s lower level, the Jefferson Board Room is adjacent to the DuPont Auditorium. This space features a large conference table seating 14 and can be re-configured into classroom style seating, crescent rounds and more to accommodate up to 60 guests. $500

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. $500

Costs may vary when these spaces are used outside of the Museum’s normal operating hours.

Chihuly Bridge

With a backdrop of brilliantly colored blown glass, Chihuly Bridge provides a breathtaking location for an intimate dinner or cocktails. 30 cocktails, 25 seated. $1,000

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 at lmcmahon@delart.org.

Event Spaces Virtual Tour Museum Gallery Map  Copeland Sculpture Garden Map

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