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Corporate & Social Events

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The modern architecture and multifunctional spaces of the Bell Museum create the perfect place to host your next corporate gathering. Companies from all over (the US) come to use our stunning facility to host board meetings, retreats, award presentations, staff appreciation events,  and holiday parties leaving them with an unforgettable experience.

Contact our event staff today at bellevents@umn.edu or 612-626-3528.

CAPACITY

Horizon Hall:

Capacity: 

  • 120 Guests for buffet
  • 150 Guests for plated meal
  • 200 Guests theater seating
  • 225 Guests for reception

 

Nucleus:

Capacity:

  • 40 guests reception style
  • 60 guests for seated dining
  • 80 guests theater seating

 

 

Nucleus + MN Journeys Exhibit:

Capacity: 

  • 60 guests for seated dining
  • 80 guests theater seating
  • 100 guests reception style

 

 

Planetarium:

Capacity:

  • Tiered theater seating for 120 guests + 6 accessible seating spaces

Full Museum Rental:

Capacity:

  • 600 guests for reception style

 

 

RENTAL TIME

  • 0-4 hours included in rental
  • Horizon Hall, Planetarium, MN Journey’s Exhibit, or Full Museum rentals available for events starting at 5:00 PM
  • The Nucleus rental available for events starting at 8:00 AM

AMENITIES

  • Nearby local breweries and hotels
  • Outdoor plaza(s) access
  • Preferred Caterers
  • In-house tables and chairs
  • Set-up and tear-down of event tables and chairs
  • Personal Event Coordinator and Onsite Event Associate
  • 120 parking spaces
  • In-house A/V equipment

PRICING

For further details and pricing, please contact bellevents@umn.edu or 612-626-3528 for venue rental pricing.

APPROVED CATERERS

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