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Bell Museum

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2088 Larpenteur Avenue West
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55108

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Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Event | Corporate Social Events | Family Reunion | Leisure travel | Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat | Wedding Ceremony/Reception | Youth Party | Youth Retreat/Camp
Maximum
Meeting:600
Meeting
Rooms:4
  • Horizon Hall & Grand StaircaseHorizon Hall & Grand Staircase
  • Horizon Hall DinnerHorizon Hall Dinner
  • Horizon Hall Band & Specialty LightingHorizon Hall Band & Specialty Lighting
  • Whitney & Elizabeth MacMillan PlanetariumWhitney & Elizabeth MacMillan Planetarium
  • Fireplace LoungeFireplace Lounge
  • Nucleus Midsize event space round table set upNucleus Midsize event space round table set up
  • Nucleus midsize event space theater seating set upNucleus midsize event space theater seating set up
  • ThinkTankThinkTank
  • Observation Deck with telescopesObservation Deck with telescopes

About

About Bell Museum

Nestled in St Paul, on the University of Minnesota campus, the Bell Museum opened in the summer of 2018. With floor to ceiling windows throughout the museum and state of the art technology in every event room, there is a space to meet all of your St. Paul, Minnesota event needs. From weddings and corporate receptions to small meetings and retreats, the seasoned event staff is happy to assist in the planning process. View below for more information and be sure to get your free quote for your special St. Paul, Minnesota event today!
LOCATION + TRANSPORTATION

St Paul, Minneapolis

:
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport - 30 minutes


Taxi | Bus | Metro | Lyft | Uber


Onsite: Yes Fee
Fee: $5.00 (daily rate); $8.00 (reserved parking rate)

CATERING
The Bell Museum has an exclusive list of the area's best caterers, eager to assist with all your food and beverage needs. With full-service catering to drop off options, the caterers are able to met all your food and beverage needs and budgets.


Must Use In-House CateringYES
Cultural CateringYES
Venue Hosted Alcohol PermittedYES

Self-Service Alcohol PermittedNO


AMENITIES + UNIQUE EXPERIENCES
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
Eco-Friendly
Laptops
Microphones
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
Custom Lighting
Food and Beverage On-Site
Sound System
MEETING + EVENT SPACE CAPACITIES

600 Attendees


4 Spaces

:
Theatre Style 200 | Standing Reception 600 | Seated Reception 150 | Outdoor/Rooftop Spaces 75

TECHNOLOGY
Our St. Paul event venue includes projection capabilities in every space, and podium & microphone access where appropriate.

Yes
FreeYES

Yes


LaptopsMicrophonesProjector ScreenLCD ProjectorsCustom Lighting

RENTAL POLICIES
Alcohol ConsumptionYES
Cannabis Industry-FriendlyNO
Cannabis ConsumptionNO

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Amenities + Unique Experiences

AMENITIES

Amenities
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
Outdoor Event/Meeting Space
ADA Accessible
ADA Accessible
A/V Tech Staff
A/V Tech Staff
Eco-Friendly
Eco-Friendly
Laptops
Laptops
Microphones
Microphones
Parking On-Site
Parking On-Site
Projector Screen
Projector Screen
LCD Projectors
LCD Projectors
Custom Lighting
Custom Lighting
Food and Beverage On-Site
Food and Beverage On-Site
Sound System
Sound System


Unique Experiences
The Bell Museum offers a unique setting including access to special exhibit galleries, the Touch & See Lab and specialty planetarium experiences. Planetarium experiences can include a guided tour of the night sky. Guided telescope observations are also available with Bell Museum staff assisting your guests in viewing interesting astronomical sights in the night sky.

Event Spaces

Meeting and Event Spaces

Max Capacities
600
Overall
600
Standing
Reception
150
Seated
Catered Event
75
Outdoor /
Rooftop Space


Meeting + Event Spaces
| 3500 SQ FT | image

Horizon Hall is the largest event space, boasting floor to ceiling windows, built-in audio visual equipment and direct access to outdoor plaza space. The built-in 15,000 lumen projector and podium with microphone are included in the room rental pricing.
| 3004 SQ FT | image
Planetarium

The Planetarium features 120 fixed tiered theater seats and a one-of-a-kind dome. The dome features a seamless projection, creating a completely immersive experience for your guests. With the ability to also project images for presentations on a standard projector and a podium with a microphone, the space is able to accommodate lectures as well as Planetarium shows. 
| 1880 SQ FT | image
Nucleus

The Nucleus is located in the midst of the diorama exhibit space and is the perfect event space for daytime meetings or special dinners. This meeting room can accommodate up to 80 guests in theater style seating or 60 guests at round tables. The built-in audio visual includes a podium with microphone, projector, screen and integrated web cameras to allow easy integration of a virtual audience. 
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Lounge

THe Lounge is an intimate space that creates the perfect setting for small reception or VIP areas for your Horizon Hall event. The space feature west-facing floor to ceiling windows, a fireplace and a monitor for projection. 

Location

Location + Transportation

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Nearby Airport
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport - 30 minutes
Nearby Cities
St Paul, Minneapolis
Transportation + Parking
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Lyft
Uber
Onsite Parking


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