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Bell Museum

2088 Larpenteur Avenue West
Saint Paul, Minnesota 55108

600Largest Group
9Meeting Rooms
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  • Horizon Hall & Grand StaircaseHorizon Hall & Grand Staircase
        
  • Horizon Hall Main EntranceHorizon Hall Main Entrance
        
  • Horizon Hall & Nova GalleriesHorizon Hall & Nova Galleries
        
  • Planetarium with no dome imagePlanetarium with no dome image
        
  • Lounge with fireplaceLounge with fireplace
        
  • Overview
  • Event Spaces
Nestled in St Paul, on the University of Minnesota campus, the Bell Museum is slated to open summer 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 event needs. From weddings and corporate receptions to small meetings and retreats, the seasoned event staff is happy to assist in the planning process. 
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport / 30
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Parking Rate:
$4.00 (daily rate); $7.00 (reserved parking rate)
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
600
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
9
Largest Theatre Style:
150
Largest Standing Reception:
600
Largest Seated Reception:
150
Rooftop Space Available:
Yes
Rooftop Capacity:
75
Technology:
Projection capabilities in every space, podium & microphone where appropriate,
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
Complimentary
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Facility Buyout Friday – Sat:
$5,000
Facility Buyout Sunday – Thursday:
$5,000
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Phone:
(612) 626-3528
Event Space Available:
January
February
March
April
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June
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November
December
Ideally suited for:
Corporate Social Events
Leisure travel
Meetings/Conferences/Trainings
Outdoor Event Space
Reunions
Social/Special events
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Event/Meetings/Camps

Event Spaces

Meeting RoomDescriptionsSquare Footage
Horizon Hall 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.

3500
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. 

3004
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. 

1880
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. 

Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110