Albany Museum of Art

Indoor and outdoor spaces, BYO, Valet parking

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Starting at $2,732 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $2k for 50 Guests
Starting at $2k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 300

Starting price

$2K to start


Ceremony / Reception
Indoor / Outdoor

Albany Museum of Art Overview

If you have been searching for a unique location to host your big day, look no further than the Albany Museum of Art! The perfect venue for art-loving couples, this museum is nationally accredited and features a growing collection, including an impressive batch of 19th and 20th Century American and European art. The Museum also houses one of the largest collections of traditional African art in the Southeast. Enjoy saying your “I do’s” or dining on delectable cuisine in the museum’s Jane and Harry Willson Auditorium, which is tucked away on the museum’s first floor for a sense of privacy. The huge stage complete with sound system allows you to dance the night away to live entertainment. You can also host your ceremony on the museum’s finely manicured grounds, channeling the beauty of the great outdoors as you kick off your new life together. Six galleries brimming with exquisite artwork and the spacious lobby can also provide an interesting backdrop for your reception or cocktail hour.

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $100 to $900 for a ceremony and reception and includes 8 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding ranges from $100 to $700. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr. A refundable security deposit of $300 is required. Galleries can be added for an additional $500/gallery, please inquire directly with the venue.

Amenities And Requirements


Bride's dressing area
Coat check room
Day-of coordinator
Groom's dressing area
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Wedding planning services


- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- BYO alcohol- Choose from a list for catering- LED candles only- Music must end by 11:00PM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- No smoking- Venue must approve all decorations