Elliott Museum Rental Opportunities
Do you need a unique venue for the special event you’re planning? Make it extra-special! The Elliott Museum and House of Refuge can accommodate a variety of events. Note: the Elliott Museum has a license for beer & wine only; no hard liquor may be served on the premises.
Lobby & Changing Exhibition Gallery
Capacity: 225 standing; 125 Table Seating*
Ideal for adult parties, receptions, and large group presentations.
*NOTE: Capacity and functionality vary in relation to the footprint of the exhibit on display in the Changing Gallery at the time of the event.
Hallway & Car Gallery
Capacity: 125 Standing*
Suitable for adult parties and receptions.
*NOTE: Capacity varies in relation to the footprint of the exhibit on display in the Gallery at the time of the event.
Capacity: 80 Standing; 60 Theater Seating; 25 Workshop Seating; 50 Long Table Seating
A versatile space to accommodate “hands-on” art parties, receptions, presentations, and as a supplemental space for events which are based in the Changing Exhibition and Car Galleries. This space also offers access to outside patio area and has its own gender-neutral, ADA-accessible restroom.
Capacity: 60 Theater Seating; 50 Standing; 24 Table Seating
Ideal for presentations, meetings, classes, lectures, seminars, and small receptions.
Capacity: 50 Standing; 40 Table Seating
A unique backdrop for small receptions and meetings, featuring memorabilia of Golden Era Hollywood star and local patron, Frances Langford.
Contact the Special Events Coordinator for event pricing details and to make your reservations. Call Deb Banta at 772-225-1961, ext. 124, or mail DBanta@elliottmuseum.org.
House of Refuge Private Events
There is no more special backdrop than the Atlantic Ocean and no more special venue than Gilbert’s Bar House of Refuge Museum! Martin County’s oldest and most-loved building, the last of the original ten houses of refuge for shipwreck survivors was built in 1875 and has been on the National Register of Historic Places since 1974. The grounds feature a large, outdoor patio perfect for weddings, receptions, and family reunions. Restroom facilities are available for rent for beach events.
Visit https://houseofrefugefl.org/weddings-at-the-house-of-refuge/ for more information.