Description

With its stunning architecture and magnificent location, the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, is an ideal venue for weddings, corporate events, gala balls, lakeside dining and cocktail functions.The Museum boasts sweeping decks, expansive windows and imposing indoor and outdoor spaces with mountain, lakeside and city views, providing versatile and...

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With its stunning architecture and magnificent location, the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, is an ideal venue for weddings, corporate events, gala balls, lakeside dining and cocktail functions.The Museum boasts sweeping decks, expansive windows and imposing indoor and outdoor spaces with mountain, lakeside and city views, providing versatile and memorable settings for any occasion.

With its stunning architecture and magnificent location, the National Museum of Australia, Canberra, is an ideal venue for weddings, corporate events, gala balls, lakeside dining and cocktail functions. The Museum boasts sweeping decks, expansive windows and imposing indoor and outdoor spaces with mountain, lakeside and city views, providing versatile and memorable settings for any occasion.

Treat your guests to a unique experience of dining in the Museum’s majestic Hall among some of the larger objects from the National Historical Collection. The Hall is a stunning architectural space with high ceilings, curved walls and expansive windows reminiscent of the Sydney Opera House.The Bay Window offers both dramatic architecture and intimacy within the larger Hall space. Expansive curved windows provide a stunning backdrop to your event, and access to the Lakeside Deck can be arranged on request.

The Peninsula Room is both a practical daytime venue and a stunning evening event space. Located right on the water’s edge, its floor-to-ceiling windows offer an abundance of natural light and views over Lake Burley Griffin and the Garden of Australian Dreams. Guests also have exclusive use of an external deck and breezeway perfect for pre-dinner canapés or an outdoor breakout space.The Burley Griffin Room is the perfect venue for your next meeting or workshop. Catering for up to 80 people, the room is also available for small evening functions.

With its architecturally designed spaces and amazing views over Lake Burley Griffin, the Museum Cafe provides an impressive backdrop for your event. High ceilings combine with expansive windows in this award-winning space, with access to the outdoor deck/balcony available on request.

With its architecturally designed spaces and amazing views over Lake Burley Griffin, the Museum Cafe provides an impressive backdrop for your event. High ceilings combine with expansive windows in this award-winning space, with access to the outdoor deck/balcony available on request.

At the heart of the Museum is the Garden of Australian Dreams, a symbolic landscape exploring ideas of ‘place’ and ‘country’. This outdoor area, with its water features, creative landscaping and lighting effects, is encircled by the Museum building, providing a magical setting for any evening event.

Features & Facilities

Facilities

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Audio Visual Equipments .glyphicons-projector
Business Centre .glyphicons-briefcase
Ceremony On Site .glyphicons-ring
Disability Access .glyphicons-person-wheelchair
Internet Access .glyphicons-globe
Outdoor Area .glyphicons-tree-deciduous
Parking Available .glyphicons-cars
Wifi Access .glyphicons-wifi

Event Rooms

The Hall

Min 10 people, Max 500 people

Bay Window

Min 10 people, Max 150 people

Peninsula Room

Min 10 people, Max 280 people

Burley Griffin Room

Min 10 people, Max 80 people

Museum Cafe

Min 10 people, Max 250 people

Visions Theatre

Min 10 people, Max 177 people

Friends Lounge

Min 10 people, Max 80 people

Garden of Australian Dreams

Min 10 people, Max 1000 people

Amphitheatre and Lakeside Deck

Min 10 people, Max 1600 people

Event Room Layouts

Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
The Hall
500
-
-
-
-
360
500
-
Bay Window
100
-
-
50
-
80
150
-
Peninsula Room
250
-
-
150
-
200
280
-
Burley Griffin Room
80
-
-
60
-
80
-
-
Museum Cafe
-
-
-
-
-
155
250
-
Visions Theatre
177
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Friends Lounge
-
-
-
-
-
40
80
-
Garden of Australian Dreams
-
-
-
-
-
350
1000
-
Amphitheatre and Lakeside Deck
-
-
-
-
-
-
1600
-
Theatre
Classroom
U-Shape
Cabaret
Boardroom
Banquet
Cocktail
Hollow Square
The Hall
500
-
-
-
-
360
500
-
Bay Window
100
-
-
50
-
80
150
-
Peninsula Room
250
-
-
150
-
200
280
-
Burley Griffin Room
80
-
-
60
-
80
-
-
Museum Cafe
-
-
-
-
-
155
250
-
Visions Theatre
177
-
-
-
-
-
-
-
Friends Lounge
-
-
-
-
-
40
80
-
Garden of Australian Dreams
-
-
-
-
-
350
1000
-
Amphitheatre and Lakeside Deck
-
-
-
-
-
-
1600
-