University of Chicago - Smart Museum
HOST YOUR EVENT AT THE SMART MUSEUM
Featuring large-scale art and sculptures, the Smart’s striking Ratner Reception Gallery and outdoor Elden Sculpture Garden provide crisp, contemporary spaces that are suitable for a wide variety of events—including wedding receptions, intimate gatherings, and corporate entertaining. During your event, you and your guests will have a private opportunity to explore the Museum’s galleries. Tours of our special exhibitions and permanent collection are available by request.
Ratner Reception Gallery
70 seated | 175 reception-style
Elden Sculpture Garden
170 seated (tent rental required)