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Event Space

Host an Event at NMAJH

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Located on the most historic square mile in the country, the National Museum of American Jewish History is an architectural landmark featuring terraces with stunning views of Independence Mall. With 20,000 square feet of multi-purpose event space, the Museum's many unique spaces are perfect for a variety of events - from corporate dinners and nonprofit galas, to meetings and conferences, film screenings, private parties, weddings, and more!


Indian WeddingWith every rental, you receive:

Personal attention from your initial visit until the last guest goes home

Extensive list of approved non-Kosher and Kosher caterers 

Ability to bring your own alcoholic beverages

Use of our dance floor, stage, tables, and Chiavari chairs

Convenient, discounted parking at the Bourse Garage 


Terrace ViewAvailable Discounts
Ask about our non-profit organizations discount.

Book your wedding at NMAJH and receive a 10% discount on a ketubah from the Museum Store.


For more information or to view the space
, please submit a Rental Inquiry Form.

Download Event Space Overview PDF

View Room Capacities 


  • Ballroom

    The Ballroom is an incredible venue in which to celebrate events such as weddings, Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, private parties or fundraisers.

  • Toll Terrace

    The Ballroom's adjoining outdoor terrace affords breathtaking views of Independence Mall and the city of Philadelphia.

  • Freedom Experience

    The Freedom Experience, on the Museum's third floor overlooking the Atrium, is a wonderful space for a cocktail reception or an intimate dinner. Floor to ceiling windows offer a stunning view of Independence Mall from an enclosed terrace.

  • Dell Theater

    The Dell Theater is the perfect setting for your film screening, presentation, lecture, or conference.

  • Concourse

    Right outside the Dell Theater, our Concourse is a perfect location for a post event reception.

  • Lobby

    Add gallery access and impress your guests.