If you are looking for a unique setting in which to host your next meeting, family event, wedding, corporate retreat or reception; Hammonds House Museum is what you have been looking for. Hammonds House offers all of the beauty, charm and character of a 19th century Eastlake Victorian home and is enlivened with art works and the cultural energy of the African Diaspora. Additionally, as a visual arts museum with five or more changing exhibitions a year, the ambiance, settings and surroundings are constantly changing to set a unique tone. Your guests are free to enjoy the current exhibition as well as selections from our permanent collection which are situated throughout the house when you rent any of our spaces.
Facility Rental Contact:
Audrey M. Johnson
west end room
The West End Room is located in the rear of the building. It seats 50 theater style and can accommodate up to 100 for a standing reception. The West End Room is appropriate for small indoor gatherings.
For Profit - $150/hour
Non-Profit - $75/hour
* 8 hour maximum.
During the spring and summer months the the Hammonds House Museum Garden provides the perfect backdrop to any occasion. Located at the rear exterior of the building, two levels of bricked terraces provide ample room for groups of varying sizes. The Garden area seats 250 theater style, 160 with tables and chairs and accommodates up to 400 for a standing reception.
Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday - $1000
Friday - $1,200
Saturday - $1,500
Non-Profit - $800 (any day)
*Up to 8 hours
Kitchen & Catering
Kitchen and serving areas are available for food setup and service. The Kitchen contains refrigerator/freezer, double oven, microwave oven, double compartment steel sink, and over 12 feet of counter space.
The Hammonds House does not have a list of preferred caterers at this time so you may bring in your own. Caterers will need to submit a copy of their proof of insurance and business license.
Additional RENTAL INfo & fees
Hammonds House Museum is available for rentals Wednesdays through Sundays. The venue may be rented for up to 8 hours (which includes set up and clean up time). All rentals include access to the kitchen, galleries, fully stocked restrooms, 1 security guard and 1 building representative. All rental agreements include a building representative who will be present throughout the duration of your occupancy. The building rep provides serves as a point of contact for any facility concerns or questions on the day of the event.
$150 - Deposit (conditionally refundable)
$125 - Housekeeping Fee (If excessive cleanup is required the fee will be deducted from the deposit.
Please request a wedding package which includes all of the extras needed to make your special day the BEST EVER!
Film, Video and Photography Projects:
Please contact us to discuss your project and to determine if the Hammonds House Museum is the right place for you.