Museum Info

Monday – Saturday:
10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Noon – 5 p.m.

500 W. Washington St.
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Discover Unparalleled Event Spaces at Eiteljorg Museum in Indianapolis

Welcome to the Eiteljorg Museum, where sophistication and versatility converge to create unforgettable events. Nestled in the heart of Indianapolis within the serene White River State Park, our museum offers a unique blend of cultural immersion and artistic excellence, setting the stage for an unparalleled event experience.

With over 28,000 square feet of customizable event space spanning six distinct rental areas, we offer flexibility without compromising on quality, catering to gatherings of all sizes, from intimate affairs to grand receptions hosting up to 1,200 guests. Perfect for weddings, corporate events and special events.

Convenience is paramount at Eiteljorg Museum. Situated within walking distance of downtown hotels, we also offer complimentary parking for your guests on a first-come, first-served basis in the adjacent White River State Parking Garage.

Let’s explore the six unique spaces that Eiteljorg Museum has to offer:

DeHaan Family Terrace and Gardens: Step into an enchanting outdoor space that seamlessly blends natural beauty with Western architecture. Overlooking the Downtown Canal, this area accommodates up to 260 guests and offers the opportunity for scenic boat rides along the waterway.

Allen Whitehill Clowes Sculpture Court

Allen Whitehill Clowes Sculpture Court: This grand ballroom exudes elegance, offering a spacious layout for conferences, receptions, and banquets with a capacity of over 300 Enhanced by a scenic backdrop featuring the Indiana State Capitol Building, it sets the stage for unforgettable events.

Eagle Commons: This expansive area serves as a central hub, connecting the Museum’s galleries, retail store, and café. With a capacity of up to 200 guests, it provides an ideal setting for various occasions, allowing guests to explore galleries, shop, and indulge in café delights.

Thompson Boardroom: Tailored for professional meetings, this space boasts state-of-the-art audiovisual technology and scenic views of the Downtown Canal. Comfortably accommodating 35 guests, it’s perfect for productive discussions in a refined setting.

Ruth Lilly Theater: Designed for smaller gatherings of around 120 guests, this theater offers versatility with its flexible layout and convenient audiovisual amenities. Whether for presentations, lectures, or small performances, it fosters engagement and interaction.

Eiteljorg Café, Private Dining Area, and Terrace: Host intimate events for 40-120 guests in this secluded enclave, providing an exclusive setting amidst the museum’s captivating ambiance. Ideal for private events, celebrations, or corporate gatherings, it promises a memorable dining experience.

Outstanding service and savory dishes are curated by our exclusive partner, Kahn’s Catering.  They offer a diverse selection of menus and dietary accommodations tailored to each guest’s preferences.

Ready to bring your event vision to life? Let the Eiteljorg Museum transform your dreams into reality. Click here to start an inquiry.