Plan Your Event

Maltz Museum event space

The Museum’s window-filled lobby, intimate 65-seat theatre, engaging exhibitions and ample free parking ensure your next business meeting, cocktail party, nonprofit fundraiser or lifecycle celebration is truly inspired.

Call for pricing 216.293.0590 or email lhughes@mmjh.org

Basic facility rental fee includes:

  • Event setup
  • Event teardown
  • Use of Museum tables & chairs (enough to seat up to 40 people)
  • Event staff to advise during pre-planning
  • Event staff to assist with facilitation
  • On-site event management
  • Security for after-hours events

Not included in the basic fee:

  • Food
  • Beverages
  • Utensils, plates, cups & napkins
  • Table linens
  • Rental or purchase of any additional items such as tables or chairs, audio/visual equipment, floral arrangements, décor, entertainment, valet services, etc.
  • Guided tours
  • Staff-led programming/training/discussion/etc.
  • Handouts and other materials created by MMJH staff
  • Other

*Final fees and inclusions may vary based upon the unique details of your event.


Available Museum Spaces


Special Exhibition Space
(Available July and August 2016 ONLY)

Maltz Museum event space

Rent the Museum’s special exhibition space for any type of event!  The large, blank room allows you to make it anything you want it to be.  Add lighting effects, drape the ceiling, or utilize the urban, high-ceiling room as is.

Capacity:  Maximum 250 people
Size: 3,800 square feet
Timing:  Available any day of the week for a half or full day


Museum Theatre

Maltz Museum theater

Capacity: Maximum 70 people
Size: 850 square feet
Includes: Basic audio/visual equipment such as microphone, podium, screen and projector
Timing: Available any day of the week between the hours of 6am and midnight


Museum Lobby

Maltz Museum lobby event

Capacity: Maximum 80 people for a seated event or 120 for a standing event
Size: 2,100
Timing: Available any day of the week between the hours of 6am and midnight

Lobby Breakfast
Timing: Available any day of the week between 6am and 10:30am. (Depending upon the Museum’s schedule, a later end time may be possible.)

Lobby Luncheon
Timing: Mondays only between the hours of 10am and 3pm.

Lobby Cocktail Party
Timing: Available any night of the week with the exception of Wednesdays. (The Museum is open to the public until 9pm on Wednesday evenings.) Evening events may begin as early as 6pm and must conclude by midnight.

Lobby Dinner
Timing: Available any night of the week with the exception of Wednesdays. (The Museum is open to the public on Wednesday evenings.) Evening events may begin as early as 6pm and must conclude by midnight.

Open-hours Lobby Dessert Reception (Open Hours)
Timing: During the Museum’s open hours, space is limited. The general public will also have access to the Museum lobby during your event. Availability may be limited.  Please consult with the Museum’s Events Manager regarding available dates. (Note: Maximum 30 people.)

After-hours Lobby Dessert Reception
Timing: Available any night of the week with the exception of Wednesdays. (The Museum is open to the public on Wednesday evenings.) Evening events may begin as early as 6pm and must conclude by midnight.