Rental Spaces

Event Spaces

With spectacular river views, soaring architecture, and the highest-quality food and beverage service, the Freedom Center is one of the region's most-in-demand venues for private and special events.

The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center offers several spaces to choose from within the facility.

All-Museum Rental

Includes all exhibits
Exclusive use of all public and private event spaces
Cost: $6,500

Grand Hall & Terrace

The Grand Hall surrounds guests with Italian stone, a winding marble staircase, and floor-to-ceiling windows. At 6,816-square-feet, the Grand Hall is large enough to accommodate corporate meetings or magnificent weddings.

Includes center of second floor space and bridges
Dinner Seating: 400 Maximum
Cocktail Reception: 600 Maximum
Cost: $2,500
With second floor exhibits included, cost: $2,900

Third Floor & Eternal FLame Balcony

At 4,454 square feet, the Hall of Everyday Freedom Heroes is ideal for cocktail receptions and after dinner festivities. Step on onto the terrace and enjoy stunning views of the Ohio Riverfront and Roebling Suspension Bridge.

Includes center of third floor space
Third floor terrace
Dinner Seating: 125 maximum
Cocktail Reception: 300 maximum
Cost: $1,500
With third floor exhibits included, cost: $1,900

Harriet Tubman Theater

The 300-seat Harriet Tubman Theater, featuring state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment, a hardwood stage floor, and an in-house professional technical staff, is ideal for lectures, panel discussions, and more.

Includes separate street entrance
Seating: 300 maximum
Cost: $1,500

Discovery Room 1

Seating: 80 maximum
Versatile meeting space
Projector & screen
Picturesque views of the downtown skyline
Cost: $500

Discovery Room 2

Seating: 30 maximum
Versatile meeting space
Ideal for breakout sessions
Cost: $300

Please note some spaces are only available outside museum hours. For more information about arranging a private event at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, contact:

Hillary Gentry
Manager of Events
Office: (513) 333-7536
Cell: (513) 407-0366
hgentry@nurfc.org

Still have questions? Visit our Private Events FAQ or click here to fill out our information request form and we'll get back to you.