Petersen Automotive Museum

Los Angeles



Welcome to where every automobile tells its own story and every story has a place in history! Discover why there is nothing else like The Petersen Automotive Museum for hosting events in the Los Angeles area. As one of the world's largest and most innovative automobile museums, The Petersen chronicles the evolution of one of mankind's greatest achievements and its impact on our culture over the past 100 years. Automotive enthusiasts and novices alike will appreciate attending an event in an environment that is naturally entertaining, educational and intriguing. Scheduled to reopen on December 2015, the Petersen is being transformed from the inside out and will be THE event venue destination for private and corporate gatherings. Reserve your date now to ensure a show stopping, jaw dropping backdrop to your next event!

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 240 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 400 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 240 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time for the rooftop. For other floors, set up time can start at 6:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,500 to $15,00 for ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time. A refundable security deposit is required. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $500/hr. Please inquire with venue representative for specifics.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Petersen Automotive Museum is estimated at between $15,881 and $35,505 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Bride and groom receive complimentary 1 year membership to the Museum

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
No restrictions on music end time
No rice, birdseed, confetti, glitter, sparklers