We offer a number of unique spaces for hire for events, meetings, conferences and private functions.
The light filled foyer and galleries look out to Marine Parade and Napier's cultural quarter with views of the Soundshell, Dome the Art Deco Masonic Hotel and maginificent Hawke's Bay. Perfect for cocktails with a wow factor.
The Century Theatre is Hawke’s Bay’s premier mid-sized venue ideal for a conference, launch, lecture or film, music or theatrical events. The Theatre was designed for chamber music and has a Steinway piano available. It has superb acoustics, air-conditioning and tiered seating for 330 and is host to both national and international conferences that want an auditorium of this size, together with the special ambience of the Museum.
The Musuem galleries and foyer spaces are open to the public 364 days of the year. Functions in these spaces can be booked for hire outside normal opening hours. The education suite is also available weekends during opening hours.
We offer delegate, partners and groups a special rate for Museum entry and we can offer a range of gifts for delegates to remember their visit to Hawke’s Bay.
Our dedicated event team looks forward to working closely with you to ensure your conference, meeting or event is a success.
Museum Main Foyer – cocktails for up to 140 people, seated dinner for 50 people.
Century Theatre – seats 330 seats
Theatre Foyer – cocktails for up to 130 people.
Education Suite – seats up to 70 theatre style. May be split into two rooms for breakout sessions.
Galleries – numbers dependant on gallery – cocktails, launches, corporate functions, private guided tours and music recitals. A Bechstein piano is available for hire.
For enquires or to book your next event please contact our event coordinator on 06 833 9936 or by email.
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