Facility Rental


Host Your Next Event at the Butler Institute of American Art!

Are you looking for that perfect place to hold an elegant reception, a cocktail party, an important dinner, a retirement party, or any other event in which an impressive location is of supreme importance?

The beautiful Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, Ohio, is a location that will make any event memorable. Our striking Beecher Court atrium and galleries of beautiful American art will transform any event into a very special private occasion.

Other unique facilities including the Butler North’s Parlor, and the Butler Trumbull branch are also available during regular museum hours and after hours. These spaces offer a fine venue for smaller company meetings and private events.

Call 330.743.1107, ext. 1301 or email for information about Butler museum rental.

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Note: The museum does not host religious or political events, or events that intend to procure the exhibition or sales or works of art. Since the Butler Institute is a nonprofit institution, fundraising events for other organizations are not permitted.


Think a museum could be right for your wedding or other event? Read a great article on Why brides choose museums for wedding events here.

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