Host an Event at the Museum
Whether it’s a holiday party, a wedding reception or a business meeting, the National Hellenic Museum provides unparalleled views, quality and comfort.
The Museum’s signature Rooftop Terrace features a spectacular panoramic view of Greektown and Chicago’s iconic skyline. The 3,600-square-foot terrace is home to three gardens, including an Illinois prairie garden with plant species native to Northeastern Illinois.
Inside the Museum, the John P. Calamos, Sr. Great Hall provides 5,300-square-feet of multi-purpose space capable of hosting intimate parties, as well as larger events. The Dr. Mary Dochios Kamberos Special Events Hall features state-of-the-art lighting and technology for a range of presentations, performances, lectures, film screenings and private receptions. The hall provides 1,700-square-feet of flexible event space.
Policies and Procedures
The National Hellenic Museum has an approved list of vendors that includes Chicagoland’s preeminent caterers, floral/decor providers, audio-visual and lighting companies. All vendors are trained in the policies and procedures of the Museum, and fully licensed by the city and state.
|Corporate & Private||Non-Profits|
|Room||Monday-Thursday||Friday-Sunday||Monday-Thursday||Friday-Sunday||Seated Dinner||Standing Reception||Theater Style|
|Calamos Great Hall
(max 5hrs) each additional hour $1,000
|$3000||$5,000||$2,000||$3,500||300 without dance floor, 250 with dance floor||700||430|
|Special Events Hall
(max 4hrs) each additional hour $500
|Museum Shop and/or Lobby
(only with rental of Calamos Hall & SE Hall)
(up to patron’s discression)
(max 5hrs) each additional hour $500
|Education Center||$250/hr min 3hrs.||$300/hr min 3hrs.||$150/hr min 3hrs.||$150/hr min 3hrs.||75||150||100|
|Conference Room||$75/hr min 3hrs.||$75/hr min 3hrs.||$35/hr min 3hrs.||$35/hr min 3hrs.||12||12||12|
If Exhibit Space will be added to package: $1,000 (Private & Corp events) & $750 (non-profits) for each exhibit
Complete Buyout of Museum (5hrs. Max) : Available upon request
Special wedding package available.
Prices above include:
Room rental, administrative fees, museum staff, general maintenance of the event space, coat-check staff, one hour set-up and one hour tear down time over and above the allotted rental time.
Fees do not include:
Food & Beverage, service charges, tax, labor charges, porter service, use of A/V equipment, parking, tenting or any other miscellaneous charges incurred.
Inquire for More Information
For more information please contact Amanda Schupra at 312.655.1234 x20 or firstname.lastname@example.org.