Menu
  • field museumsue.jpg
    fieldmuseumspec.jpg
    east3_lg.jpg
    ricehall3_lg.jpg
    sfh5_lg.jpg
    simpson1_lg.jpg
    founders1_lg.jpg
    terraces1_lg.jpg
    sfh8_lg.jpg
    sfh4_lg.jpg
    east1_lg.jpg
    North Entrance.jpg
The Field Museum
  • The Field Museum is Chicago’s most elegant and unique setting for special events. Whether it is an intimate dinner for 10 or a rockin’ reception for 10,000, we can accommodate your needs. Let us treasure you and your guests by providing superior service and priceless exhibitions to experience. Year round your groups can enjoy more than 35 world-renowned exhibitions. Don’t miss our Mammals of Asia and Native American Halls; Explore Inside Ancient Egypt, with its mysterious mummies; and Underground Adventure, that let’s you see life through the eyes of a bug or Evolving Planet, where guests can explore 4 billion years of life on Earth.
    Facility Amenities
    • Box Lunches Available:
    General Facility Details
    • ADA Compliant:
    • ATM Machine On-site:
    • Family-friendly:
    • Foreign-Language Printed Guide: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Spanish
    • Foreign-Language Tour: Spanish
    • Hours of Operation: 9-5
    • Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate: 10
    • Self-Parking Available: Off-site
    • Special Interest Tours Offered:
    • Student Group Friendly:
    • Valet Parking Available:
    Payment Method(s) Accepted
    • American Express:
    • Discover:
    • MasterCard:
    • Visa:
    Group Amenities
    • Average Visit/Tour Length: 2 - 4 hours
    • Complimentary Policy: 1 per 10
    • Group Discounts Available:
    • Maximum Group Number: 10000
    • Minimum Group Number: 10
    • Motorcoach Parking: Off-site
    • Separate Group Entrance:
    • Team Building Activities Offered:
  • Facility Meeting Space Details
    • Preferred Catering Providers:
    • Complete Buy-out Available:
    • Exclusive Audio/Visual Provider(s):
    • Exclusive Decorator(s):
    • In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s):
    • Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated): 1400
    • Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing): 10000
    • Max Venue Capacity: 10000
    • Number of Meeting Rooms: 20
    • On-site Audio/Visual Equipment:
    • On-Site Catering:
    • Outside Reception Space Available:
    • Private Meeting Space Available:
    • Total Square Footage of Meeting Space: 5400
    Largest Meeting Room Details
    • Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated): 1400
    • Largest Room, Max Capacity: 3000
    • Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing): 3000
    Facility Info
    • Reception Capacity: 10000
    • Banquet Capacity: 1500
    Meeting Rooms
    Stanley Field Hall
    • Banquet Capacity: 1500
    • Reception Capacity: 2500
    Stanley Field Hall with Balcony
    • Banquet Capacity: 2500
    • Reception Capacity: 4000
    Outside Terraces
    • Banquet Capacity: 1500
    • Reception Capacity: 2500
    Rice Wildlife Research Station/Mammals of Asia
    • Classroom Capacity: 100
    • Banquet Capacity: 140
    • Reception Capacity: 300
    Siragusa Center
    • Classroom Capacity: 300
    • Banquet Capacity: 250
    • Reception Capacity: 400
    James Simpson Theatre
    • Classroom Capacity: 700
    Montgomery Ward Lecture Hall
    • Classroom Capacity: 150
    Lecture Hall 2
    • Classroom Capacity: 90
    • Reception Capacity: 100
    Classroom A
    • Classroom Capacity: 40
    Underground Adventure
    • Banquet Capacity: 150
    • Reception Capacity: 200
    East Atrium
    • Banquet Capacity: 350
    • Reception Capacity: 500
    Classroom B
    • Classroom Capacity: 50
    Classroom C
    • Classroom Capacity: 25
    The Ernst & Yound 3-D Theater and Foyer
    Evolving Planet
    Founders Room