Rent the Museum

An inspiring place to meet. A fun place to party. Gather at Guelph Museums for your next event.

Civic Museum

Situated in the heart of Downtown Guelph, the historic 1850s building, atop the hill at Norfolk Street and beside the landmark Basilica of Our Lady, is home to a collection of over 40,000 artifacts that illustrate the rich history of Guelph.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Gender neutral restrooms
  • Free WiFi and/or ethernet access
  • Licensed
  • Free parking

Exterior photo of Guelph Civic Museum.

Entire Museum

Capacity:

  • 150 people – Museum interior
  • 205 people – Museum interior and exterior patio

Rental Fees:

  • $500 after hours + HST

Meeting room

Capacity:

  • 10 people – seated
  • 26’ x 16’

Rental Fees:

  • $35.00 per hour + HST
  • $210.00 per day or after hours + HST

Registered Not-For –Profit Fees:

  • $21.00 per hour + HST
  • $126.00 / day or after hours + HST

 

Meeting Room

Photo courtesy of: Kyle Rodriquez

Patio

Capacity:

  • 80 people

Rental Fees:

  • $70.00 per hour + HST
  • $420.00 per day or after hours + HST

Programming Room

Capacity:

  • 80 people – reception or lecture style
  • 40 people – seated, tables & chairs
  • 25 people – u-shaped table
  • 26’ x 35’

Rental Fees:

  • $70.00 per hour + HST
  • $420.00 per day or after hours + HST

Additional liability insurance and security staffing fees may apply

Registered Not-for-Profit Fees:

  • $42.00 per hour + HST
  • $252.00 / day or after hours + HST

Additional liability insurance and security staffing fees may apply.

Bright photo of Programming Room. Light wood flooring, white walls, three large windows on back wall.

Photo courtesy of: Kyle Rodriquez

See our programming room as part of our virtual tour.

McCrae House Coach House

McCrae House National Historic Site is the birthplace of Lt. Col. John McCrae, doctor, soldier and author of “In Flanders Fields.” A recently renovated coach house and charming grounds and gardens provide a quaint space for small meetings and events.

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Gender neutral restrooms
  • Free WiFi and/or ethernet access
  • Licensed
  • Free street parking

Capacity: 

  • 25 people, seated interior
  • 50, reception interior and exterior

Rental Fees

  • $50 per hour + HST
  • $300 per day or after hours + HST

Photo Shoots

Guelph Civic Museum and McCrae House provide beautiful backdrops for photography

Rental Fees

  • $44.25 per hour + HST

Before You Book

Connect with us for additional information and to arrange a tour of our spaces. Complete the Facility Rental Request Form and submit directly to museum.bookings@guelph.ca

For all rental spaces:

  • Rental fees include available tables and chairs and access to AV equipment
  • Non-profit rates are available
  • Additional liability insurance and security staffing fees may apply

Contact:

Bookings & Facility Rental Coordinator
museum.bookings@guelph.ca
519-836-1221 ext. 3552

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