Both corporate events and private receptions can be held.

The museum does not make its facilities available to third parties for press conferences or award ceremonies. Likewise, fundraising, benefits, fashion shows, merchandising, political or promotional events are not permitted.

Wedding celebrations and receptions are not permitted.

Events may begin at 6:30pm, once the museum is closed to the public. The panoramic Roof Terrace is the only location where events can be held during the day, in one of the following time slots: 9am-12pm; 11am-2pm; 12pm-3pm.

The museum is available from 6:30pm to 11:30pm. Extensions are subject to advance authorization and extra cost. The museum is not available after 12:30am.

The Nasher Sculpture Garden is available for set-ups beginning at 5pm; the Museum Café at 6pm; the panoramic Roof Terrace can be available before 5pm if approved by the Special Events Department.

The Peggy Guggenheim Collection designated the Museum Café/Ai Gondolieri as the authorized caterer for events on its premises. Any other company indicated by the client must be approved in advance by the Special Events Department. For information or estimates please contact the Museum Café.
info@museumcafe.it​​​​​​​

The museum can provide a maximum electrical power of 5KW in triphase. If more power is required, the client will be responsible for requesting an additional supply from the electric company. The museum does not provide technical equipment, such as audio systems, microphones, lighting, etc., which should be rented from museum-approved suppliers.

The Nasher Sculpture Garden and the panoramic Roof Terrace are both open-air, outdoor locations. The only indoor back-up space is offered by the Museum Café for a maximum of 50 people, for either cocktails or dinner. The large umbrellas on the panoramic Roof Terrace can operate under light rain only. For events with more than 50 guests, it is recommended to provide an external back-up location in case of bad weather.

Terms & Conditions

For information:
Chiara Zanandrea, Kseniia Prokofeva
Tel. +39 041 2405 434 / 428
specialevents@guggenheim-venice.it