Building Rentals

Anniston Museum Complex Building Rentals


The Natural Place for your next off-site event! 

Impress your clients with a meeting held at Anniston Museum of Natural History.
 
The museum is located in a beautiful, natural setting and only minutes from Interstate 20, a major artery linking Atlanta and Birmingham. 
From catering facilities to Exhibit Halls, our rental venues offer a great variety of options for meetings as well as private occasions.  Venues include options such as table and chairs, audio-visual and sound equipment. Capacity may vary depending on type of event and desired seating arrangement. Rentals are available at all three facilities Monday – Saturday 7am-11pm, Sundays 9am-5pm. Museum staff will be happy to provide information on nearby hotels, entertainment options, and restaurants so that you and your attendees have the best experience possible. Please review all guidelines, fees and policies below. If you are interested in renting the facility please submit the Facility Rental Application. For more information about AMNH Birthday Parties, call Sarah at 256-237-6766 x302 or email sburke@annistonmuseum.org.  For more information about facility rentals for corporate and private events, including weddings, contact Gina at 256-237-6261 x325 or email gmorey@annistonmuseum.org.


Application for Rental 

Fees & Event Space Capacity


Children’s Birthday Parties for members

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Facilities @ Lagarde Park
Fees & Event Space Capacity

The facilities of Anniston Museum Campus are the natural place to host your next special occasion for corporate or private events. Corporate opportunities include conferences, meetings, and employee recognition events. For schools, we invite you to explore our facilities for high school proms and teacher recognition services.  Private events such as weddings (to include rehearsals, rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions and ceremonies), birthday parties, retirement parties and other special events are welcome.  The beauty of the natural surroundings and the atmosphere of the Museums help create an event that you won’t soon forget.  

Non-profit organizations with proof of 501 (c) 3 statuses will receive a 25% discount on the base rental fee.  Businesses with Business Memberships receive discounts based on membership level.  Call for details on the Wedding Package.  

Your requested date is not reserved until the appropriate paperwork is completed, to include the Facility Rental Application, Rental Guidelines, Rules & Regulations and receipt of the non-refundable security deposit.

The conduct of all events should comply with the policies of the Museums and will be scheduled at the discretion of Museum personnel, to retain integrity of the Museum and grounds. 
 
Corporate & Private Events @ Berman Museum- Wedding Package $650 

Capacity Seated Dining Standing Reception *Theater Style    8am-5pm 5-11pm (early set up)
Auditorium          80        150       100     $225    $500
Lobby (after 5pm only)  
         80
 
       150
 
      N/A
 
     N/A
 
   $500
 
Corporate & Private Events @ Anniston Museum of Natural History-Wedding Package $850
Capacity Seated Dining Standing Reception *Theater Style  ** Meeting 8am-5pm 5-11pm (early set up)
Auditorium  
  125
 
     250
 
    180
  
    75
 
$300
 
 $650
Classroom  
    48
  
      60
 
      60
  
    48
 
$175
 
 $350
Lobby (after 5pm only)    
    80
 
     150
 
      80
   
    60
 
n/a
 
 $650     
^ Conference Room  
    16
 
      N/A
 
     N/A
 
    16
 
$150
 
 $350
 
 Corporate & Private Events @ Longleaf Botanical Gardens- Wedding Package $950 
 
Capacity (approx.)
 
Seated Dining
Standing Reception  
*Theater Style
  
 **Meeting        
 
8am-5pm
5-11pm (early set up)
Longleaf Hall      250-350     500-750       500         200   $300     $650   
Rotary Club Room       
          80
 
        100
 
        80
       
      60-70
  
   $225   
 
    $450
Classroom           44          N/A        N/A          44    $175          $350
 
^ Conference Room
 
       12-17
 
 
        N/A
 
 
       N/A
 
    
       12-17
 
  
   $150
 
    
    $200
 
Longleaf Lobby      
       50-80
       
        100
      
      50-80
       
       50-80
  
    $175
    
    $350
 
Outdoor Back Patio and Gardens        
      100-150
  
   400-500
       
       N/A
          
         N/A
   
    $300
   
     $650

*Theater style- chairs only in rows
** Meeting style – 8ft tables all facing instruction area with 4 chairs per table  
^Includes a/v equipment               
 


 



Anniston Museum Building Floorplan
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Anniston Museum Building Rental Areas
 
 






 

Auditorium
 
  • Size: 48 x 40 feet or 1,920 sq. ft. 
  • One public entrance (near restrooms and main museum entrance)
  • Convenient kitchen access
  • Suitable for seated dining of 130 people; or presentations to 180 people or less 
  •  Large video screen with multi-media projector (optional/fee applies)
 




 















 










Kitchen
  • Convenient exterior access for unloading
  •  Warming Tray 
  • Hot Bar
  • Crushed Ice Machine
  • Two Refrigerators 
  • Two Ovens
 
 







 
 




 
 

 
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Lobby 
  • Size: 2,950 sq. ft.   
  • Formal dining, up to 80  
  • A/V options (fee applies)






 
 
















 












Classroom

  • 21 x 32 / 672 sq. ft. 
  • One entrance 
     
  • Tile floor
  • Comfortably seats 35 in classroom-style setting 
  • A/V cart (optional/fee applies)






















 














Lagarde Board Room
  • Seating for 16 at table
     
  • Carpet floor
  • Counter areas for limited food service or business literature
  •  Large-screen, flat panel display with laptop connections
  • Coffee Service (optional/fee applies)

Lagarde Meeting Room, View I

Lagarde Room, View II



 



 
















 








Tree House Outdoor Pavilion 
  • Outdoors, open air, with screens
  •  Seats approx. 160, riser style seating







 





 
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