Non-Profit Events

From alumni receptions to annual board meetings, the Nasher Sculpture Center is the perfect place to host your event. Non-profit organizations reap exclusive benefits here at the Center.

We are excited to offer 501(c)3 associations the unique opportunity to access the Garden and Galleries without a museum membership. Please contact the Private Events Department for details and restrictions.

Venue Fees

Public Hours Events

Tuesday – Sunday: 11 am – 5 pm

  • Meeting Room

    • 40 (seated lunch, lecture or meeting)

    Daytime Rental Fee: $400

  • Private Dining Room

    • 50 (seated lunch, lecture or meeting)
    • 75 (standing reception)

    Daytime Rental Fee: $500

  • Nasher Hall

    • 180 (seated lunch, lecture or meeting)
    • 225 (standing reception)

    Daytime Rental Fee: $2,000

After Hours Events

Mondays: All Day
Tuesday – Sunday: 5:30 pm – 12 am

*The Indoor Galleries remain closed unless the whole center is rented.

  • Private Dining Room, Cafe, Terrace, Garden*

    • 50-80 (seated dinner, lecture or meeting)
    • 150 (standing reception)

    Rental Fee: $2,500 Rental Fee Plus

  • Nasher Hall, Terrace, Garden*

    • 180 (seated dinner, lecture or meeting)
    • 300 (standing reception)

    Rental Fee: $3,500 Rental Fee Plus

  • Whole Center (includes indoor Galleries)

    • 180 (indoor seated, Nasher Hall)
    • 200 (outdoor seated, Terrace)
    • 1,000 (standing reception)

    Rental Fee: $5,500 Rental Fee Plus

All rentals include admission, tables, chairs, and tableware (for up to 180 guests). Security and a representative from the Nasher will also be provided for assistance.

Please note that the Nasher Sculpture Center does NOT allow fundraising, political or “under-21” events.

For further information, you may contact the Private Events Department at 214.242.5182 or email


Membership Requirements

For an after-hours (after 5:30 pm) non-profit event at the Nasher Sculpture Center, there is no membership required.