Corporate Events

Looking for a unique and memorable venue for your next corporate meeting or event? A non-traditional venue that is flexible, can accommodate from 10 to 140 people, a choice of indoor or outdoor, and as a bonus, can be informative, entertaining and enlightening?

The Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History is your answer. The Museum also regularly plays host to weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, cocktail parties, birthday parties, bridal/baby showers, and more, so we are prepared for and have experience in virtually any kind of meeting, event or celebration.

Plus, your guests have access to all the informative and engrossing exhibits, collections and displays the Museum has become renowned for.

You could rent the entire museum, including the galleries, garden, and kitchen preparation areas for a large event of up to 140 people.

The Bird Gallery is a large auditorium, with audio/visual featuring a large screen available for up to 140 guests. Or opt for the main gallery, which boasts beautiful hardwood floors with an upper mezzanine and includes side galleries, holding up to 140 guests.

The central coast Native Plant Garden is an ideal setting for small outdoor gatherings, and includes the use of the adjacent Education Room for up to 75 guests. The Education Room is perfect for corporate meetings of up to 50, with access to the garden for breaks. Our facilities are ADA accessible.

Museum floor plan excluding floating exhibits.

Museum floor plan excluding floating exhibits.

How to book

Just contact our event coordinator to schedule a site visit and begin planning your perfect corporate event or meeting. Please fill out the booking request below and the event coordinator will be in contact to finalize your reservation. View the rental agreement by clicking the button below. Feel free to contact Julia Brooker with any questions, 831-648-5716 ex 16 or

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