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1930 R Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301 United States

+1 661 323-7219


Thank you for inquiring about the Bakersfield Museum of Art.  The Museum provides a unique setting for any occasion. Located in Mill Creek/Central Park in downtown Bakersfield, the Bakersfield Museum of Art has ample parking available in the parking lot and on side streets. Your special event can be inside our Banquet Room (capacity 175), or outside in the Museum’s lush gardens (capacity 300). Please call Matthew Slominski at (661) 323-7219 to make an appointment to visit the Museum.



Saturday wedding and reception                       

Saturday wedding only                                     

Sunday wedding and reception                         

Sunday wedding only                                       

Small wedding special – during business hours, under 50 people








Conference room – during business hours (16 person maximum)

Conference room – after hours (16 person maximum)

Banquet room or gardens – during business hours

Banquet room or gardens – after hours






All Wedding Events Include:

A family membership

Two-hours for set-up, an hour for clean up, and one hour rehearsal

Use of tables: 60” rounds (24), 6’ and 8’ banquet (8 of each), and cocktail (5)

Use of chairs: white folding (180-outside only) and stainless banquet (200-inside only)

Piano (inside only)

1 - 2 security guards (depending on event size)



Non-refundable deposit secures date and applies to rental balance:

Saturday wedding                                            

Sunday wedding                                              

Business event

Security/cleaning deposit                                  

(The remaining balance is due three weeks prior to the event date)

Set-up and breakdown option (tables and chairs only)









Cleaning deposit is forfeited unless the facility is left in a satisfactory condition.

Rates are subject to change. Rates locked in at time of bookings. Effective 7/2012

Your special event can be inside one of the museum galleries surrounded by local, national, and world-renowned art, inside our banquet room or outside in the museum's lush gardens.