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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 Elise Burke by phone at 540.204.4139 or email at eburke[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 
Fri. / Sat.: $2,000, Sun - Thur.: $1,500 

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 137  guests for a seated dinner and 450 guests for a standing reception. The Atrium can be used in conjunction with the Auditorium to provide additional seating for 137 and standing room for 325.

Advance Auto Parts Auditorium
Fri. / Sat.: $1,000, Sun - Thur.: $750 

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  200 guests. The Auditorium can accommodate  137 guests for a seated dinner and 325 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

Boardroom with Reception OR Balcony 
Fri. / Sat.: $750, Sun - Thur.: $500 

Boardroom, Reception, and Balcony
Fri. / Sat.: $1,000, Sun - Thurs. $750 

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 120 for a reception standing reception, 50 for a lecture without tables and 40 for a seated dinner. 


Norah's CafeNorah's Cafe & Patio
Fri. / Sat.: $750, Sun - Thurs. $500 

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.  The Cafe can accommodate  50 guests for a seated dinner and 75 guests for a standing reception .

Black Box TheaterTaubman Theater & Lobby
Fri. / Sat.: $1,000, Sun - Thurs. $750 

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 is allowed in the theater.

Contact Us

Discounts on space rental fees may apply to 501(c3) organizations, government agencies, and major sponsors. Please contact Elise Burke by phone at 540.204.4139 or by email at eburke[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.