San Jose Museum of Art

South Bay



At the San Jose Museum of Art, the combination of lights, colors, and art will transform your wedding into a masterpiece that will inspire the wedding industry for centuries. Take a moment to appreciate contemporary art in this creative space which strives to influence the Bay Area community to think creatively and promote diversity to a multicultural world. The vision for your wedding at the San Jose Museum of Art is to not only celebrate the art of love, but to also allow your guests to mingle with one another and the art. The San Jose Museum of Art promises to be the perfect wedding setting for you to express your heart. Decorate the beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces designed by the best architects and landscapers where the sweetest moments can be captured in breath-taking images. The galleries of the museum are open during cocktail hours, and for dinner the museum welcomes you to dance under the palm trees, explore the New Wing Lobby, or enjoy the beautiful SkyBridge. The options are endless and they will raise the bar for all weddings. When you have your wedding at the San Jose Museum of Art, the artwork becomes the decoration and you become the centerpiece!

Venue Style

Event Center, Museum/Gallery


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 3:00PM. Events must end by 11:30PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,500 to $5,500 for a reception and ceremony and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony only wedding is $2,500. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $550/hr. Please note venue is only available for events from Tuesday through Sunday.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at San Jose Museum of Art is estimated at between $8,564 and $16,512 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Day-of coordinator
No kitchen
Public garage

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:30PM
LED candles only