National Automobile Museum




The National Automobile Museum - one of America’s most prestigious automobile museums is also Reno’s most unique spot for weddings and receptions. Whether you are looking for a small and intimate gathering or an elegant and grandiose event shared with hundreds, the National Automobile Museum can accommodate you and will make your special day one that you and your guests will remember for years to come. The most important day of your life should be filed with awe and beauty. In order to create the perfect day, you want enough originality to “wow” your guests. The ideal way to put that wow-factor in your special day is the venue. “Wow” your guests with an array of more than 200 exceptional automobiles, clearly-designed period street settings, unique exhibits, delightful displays of vintage clothing, memorabilia and much more. Let you love take center stage and declare your love in the museum’s theater room and then host your reception among the museum’s exhibits. Enjoy dinner and dancing. With the assistance of the knowledgeable staff, the National Automobile Museum can make your special day a beautiful and memorable experience.

Venue Style

Event Center, Museum/Gallery


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 275 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 225 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is a $7 per person charge for the reception applied to all events; with a $420 minimum. The venue allows 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a wedding ceremony ranges from $250 to $275. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $125/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at National Automobile Museum is estimated at between $5,073 and $9,522 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight