Museum of Science and Industry

Host Your Special Event at MSI: Spaces

Rotunda and Balcony

The Art Deco Rotunda is located in the heart of the Museum with direct access to and views of many exhibits, including Science Storms, our Transportation Gallery and YOU! The Experience. With large expanses and soaring ceilings, this space is ideal for large seated dinners, receptions and presentations.


Seated: 1,200  •  Reception: 3,000

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Opened in 1933, the oldest science Museum of its kind in the Western Hemisphere attracts approximately 2 million visitors per year.

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