Venue Rental

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The Captain Avery Museum and waterfront grounds are available for rental for private events.

The waterfront grounds of the Museum are ideal for weddings and family reunions. The Great Room is a lovely, private setting for conferences, small parties, and business luncheons.

The Museum grounds sit on the West River with views to the Chesapeake Bay. The Museum is a National Historic Landmark. In addition to renting the building and grounds together, other rental options are available. 

Call (410) 867-4486 to discuss your upcoming event or inquire via email!

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VENUE FEATURES

INTERIOR

• 42’ x 25’ temperature-controlled gallery

• Seated dining accommodates 68 or cocktail/reception layout accommodates 125

• 10’ High, natural wood ceiling

• Hardwood flooring, dancing permitted

• Eight 9’ Tables

• 125 Chairs

• Gallery, with either permanent or featured exhibit art

• Fantastic view of West River and Chesapeake Bay

• 35’ x 10’ with wicker chairs and benches

• Ideal for bar/refreshment or break-out area

• Fantastic view of West River and Chesapeake Bay.

• Generous kitchen with ample space for staging and warming food

• Refrigerator, sinks, stove, over and dishwasher

• Ramped entry

• Outdoor staging/cooking is possible at client's expense

• Perfect for bridal party or honored guests to descend into reception

• Exterior access to second floor library/study allows private entry to second floor.

• Two, ADA compliant, with toilet and sink.

EXTERIOR

• Accommodates: 200

• Tenting space available

• Fantastic view of West River and Chesapeake Bay

• Fantastic view of West River and Chesapeake Bay
• Serene, with colorful native landscaping

• Promenade with pedestrian footbridge

• Ideal for high-tops and bar/refreshments

• Private; Accommodates: 30 vehicles

• Two ADA compliant handicap spaces

• Additional parking is available at nearby locations, using client-provided valet parking or shuttle service.

• Founder’s Study (Second floor)

• Parlor (First Floor)

• Screened Waterfront Porch (First Floor)

• Waterfront or Raingarden Lawns

• Wifi Access/Guest

• 42” Hi-Def Monitor (Great Room)

• Projection Screen (Great Room)

• Public Address System w/Microphones (Great Room)

• Overlooking Chesapeake Bay

• Overlooking West River

• Raingardens

• Raingarden Footbridge

• 19th Century Museum, National Register of Historic Places