events

MuseumLab is a unique setting for your party, event, ceremony, meeting or workshop, with a “beautiful ruin" style that merges 1890s architectural highlights with modern design features and amenities.

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full museumlab rental

We’ve embraced a “beautiful ruin” style in MuseumLab, retaining much of its past grandeur and historic roots while updating to modern features and amenities. With its ornate entrance, high arches, unique spaces and inspiring artwork, MuseumLab makes a lasting impression.

Details
SIZE: 17,600 sq feet
CAPACITY: Cocktails: 700 guests
PRICE: $5,000

assembly hall & gathering space

On the third floor of MuseumLab, the charm of this space comes in its octagonal shape, exposed brick walls and bank of arched windows. A balcony overlooks the included Gathering Space below, making this the perfect location for staged events such as dinner and dancing or a presentation with breakout sessions.

Details
SIZE: 5,300 sq feet
CAPACITY: Seated Dinner with dance floor: 96–100 guests
Seated Dinner: 120 guests
Ceremony: 120–200 guests
Cocktails: 200 guests
Price: $3,800

grable gallery

A perfect space for your group to gather, mingle and celebrate. The Grable Gallery is a grand room featuring a laser-cut ceiling installation by designers FreelandBuck inspired by the stained glass skylight of its past. A trio of lofty arches connects you to Studio Lab next door, a stunning room with lots of light and rotating artwork.

Details
SIZE: SIZE: 5,300 sq feet
CAPACITY: Seated Dinner with dance floor: 60 guests
Seated Dinner: 80 guests
Theater Setting: 150 guests
Cocktails: 150 guests
PRICE: $2,200

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catering

We work with a preferred set of caterers that can provide a variety of catering options:

questions?

There are a variety of event options in Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, located next door to MuseumLab. From a banquet-sized grand hall to exhibit areas, a theater and classrooms, you may find the perfect space for your event.

If you have any questions about renting MuseumLab, please contact Jenna Shuknecht, (412) 322-5058, x 211.