THE URBAN GATEWAY TO NATURE AND SCIENCE: THE PEGGY NOTEBAERT NATURE MUSEUM
CHICAGO VENUES WE LOVE: THE PEGGY NOTEBAERT NATURE MUSEUM
We absolutely love working with the Nature Museum because it gives us the chance to experience the uniqueness of one of Chicago’s institutional gems. The compelling space brings a touch of nature’s beauty to every type of event: wedding, corporate or social. Below, Terry Cook, Director of Private Events, shares more details about the venue.
THE PEGGY NOTEBAERT NATURE MUSEUM
2430 North Cannon Drive
Chicago, IL 60614
Contact: Terry Cook, Director of Private Events: (773) 755-5151
Tell us about your venue and the experience it offers.
We are a dramatic, one of a kind Museum with beautiful outdoor and indoor connected spaces. We also include our spectacular, tropical butterfly haven that is a favorite of guests and ideal for pictures. Enjoy our beautiful nature setting in the heart of the city.
How many guests can the venue hold?
Our largest, interior space can seat up to 250. Our outdoor terrace can seat up to 350 (but would need to be tented to ensure its use during inclement weather). We also have a variety of smaller options.
Are there both indoor and outdoor amenities?
Do you have multiple rooms available for hosting events?
How many months in advance do you recommend booking an event?
Corporate: 3-6 months
Weddings: 9 months-a year