Our cafe is currently under renovation. You'll be in for a treat when our cafe reopens soon newly renovated and run in partnership with Creative Caterers.

Plan Your Event

The RMSC offers elegant, classic, and science-inspired venues for your unforgettable wedding or event. 

Holding a business meeting or corporate event? Planning a family event like a retirement or anniversary party? Consider the intimate Cunningham House, the spacious Eisenhart Auditorium, or our formal Ballroom and Palm Court. Or for an out-of-the-ordinary experience, consider one of the Science Museum galleries or the Strasenburgh Planetarium. 

We can help arrange a truly unique experience for intimate groups of 40 to 60 guests or larger groups of 150 to 200.

Let us help you get started! Contact our hospitality coordinator Sarah Janas at 585.697.1943 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Corporate Events

Hold your next corporate meeting or cocktail party in one of our exhibit galleries or event spaces. 

Weddings

Imagine celebrating your wedding in one of our beautiful, distinctive venues!

Private Celebrations

Whether you're planning a retirement party or a baby shower, make it memorable in one of our unique RMSC spaces.

Catering

Delight in the delicious creations of Creative Caterers.

Gardens and Grounds

The Rochester Museum & Science Center historic gardens offer a beautiful background for photography.

Eleanor Eisenhart Morris Ballroom and Palm Court

Once part of the Warham Whitney mansion, this elegant Ballroom and adjacent Palm Court provide a wonderful venue.

Eisenhart Auditorium

This venue seats 400 guests auditorium-style or up to 200 for dinner parties and receptions.

Cunningham House Studio

Once the home of artist Kathleen McEnery Cunningham, the Regency-style Cunningham House houses RMSC administrative offices.

Strasenburgh Planetarium

An out-of-this-world venue for your next meeting or celebration.

Museum Exhibition Galleries

Galleries on all three floors provide dramatic backdrops for your special events. Surround your guests with inspiration!


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