Facility Rentals

Host your event in Roanoke's most elegant location. 

With its magnificent view of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the vibrancy of Downtown Roanoke, the Taubman Museum of Art is the perfect backdrop for your special event. From a reception in the Taubman Museum's soaring Atrium, or a small, sit-down dinner in the Auditorium, our staff will make it easy for you to create the perfect event.

Please contact Crystal Padley by phone at 540.204.4139 or email at cpadley[at]taubmanmuseum[dot]org today for more information.

Available Spaces

The Museum has gorgeous indoor areas to create your masterpiece event.

City of Roanoke Atrium - $2,000

The dramatic three-story Atrium, with a soaring glass roof and stunning glass staircase is one of the most spectacular settings in the museum and indeed all of Roanoke. From cocktail receptions to dazzling seated dinners, the Atrium is a striking showcase for your event. The Atrium features gorgeous travertine floors and natural lighting, providing a chic setting for an unforgettable event. The Atrium can accommodate 128  guests for a seated dinner and 670 guests for a standing reception. The Atrium can be used in conjunction with the Auditorium to provide additional seating for 80 and standing room for 168.

Advance Auto Parts Auditorium - $1,000

The Auditorium is versatile and can be set up lecture style, arranged for a small dinner, or used for an intimate standing reception. The stage is a wonderful setting for a single musician or a band. Audio-visual equipment and free Wi-Fi is available to accommodate a lecture-style setup for close to  160 guests. The Auditorium can accommodate  80 guests for a seated dinner and 168 guests for a standing reception . The 2,014 square foot Auditorium is the perfect accompaniment to the Atrium for larger events. These two areas open seamlessly into one another and provide endless set up opportunities.

Top of the Taubman

Board Room & either Lobby OR Balcony $750

Board Room, Lobby, and Balcony $1000

Complete with state of the art audio-visual, Wi-Fi and videoconferencing technology, this room successfully balances power with comfort and style with function.  The Board Room can accomidate 52 for a reception, 50 for a lecture without tables and 25 with table set up for a conference style meeting. A total of 100 for two of the spaces or 150 total for all three spaces in use.  



 Norah's CafeNorah's Cafe and Patio - $500

Available for private event rental outside of regular cafe business hours, Norah's Cafe provides guests with a unique dining experience. Enjoy dramatic views of the Taubman Museum of Art's distinctive Atrium, the Blue Ridge Mountains, and local landmarks through the signature glass walls.

Black Box Theater Taubman Theater & Lobby - $1000

The Taubman Theater is the perfect location for a movie themed event or lecture. Featuring 144 movie theater style seats, this rental includes use of the adjacent theater lobby and private restrooms. Food and beverage are allowed in the theater for an additional fee.


Contact Us

Discounts on space rental fees may apply to 501(c3) organizations, government agencies, and major sponsors. Please contact Crystal Padley by phone at 540.204.4139 or by email at cpadley[at]taubmanmuseum[dot]org today for more information.

Blue Ridge Catering LogoCatering at the Taubman

Blue Ridge Catering (www.blueridgecatering.net) is the exclusive caterer for functions at the museum. Email events[at]blueridgecatering[dot]net for more information.