Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History 705 Front Street • Santa Cruz • CA 95060


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PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $750–5,175/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
    • Guest count
    • Event duration
  • The museum has a variety of à la carte and rental packages, from intimate weddings to lavish galas in the entire museum and grounds.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 110 130
Cocktails, etc. Standing 500 150
Reception Seated 110 130
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 80.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$


Preferred list



The neighboring bar must be contracted for services and alcohol.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, 3pm–midnight for events, including clean-up. The amplified music curfew is 10pm; set-up prior to 3pm can be arranged. Only acoustic music is allowed outdoors, but amplified music is welcome indoors.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Art Gallery
  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Museum
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Penthouse / Rooftop
  • Unique

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Cityscape


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