Rent The Museum

Hire Our Space

Did you know The West End Museum is available for functions like meetings, receptions, luncheons and lectures?

You can hold such events in our spacious main gallery and/or smaller permanent gallery surrounded by historic displays and artifacts.

The Museum can accommodate up to 50 people seated or 100 standing, and is ADA compliant. We are conveniently located near the TD Garden, Mass General Hospital, Beacon Hill and the Charles River, and close to the North Station and Science Park/West End MBTA stops.

Rental includes:

  • -Access to both galleries: The main gallery is 1,200 sq. ft. and features a pull down screen for video presentations. The permanent gallery is 1,000 sq. ft. A speaker’s podium is available for either space.
  • -Use of 50 chairs and 7 folding tables (each 2.5 ft. x 6 ft.). [Additional seating and tables can be rented at an added cost.]
  • -Access to the kitchen* and an additional restroom for event staff. (*kitchen equipped with a refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, disposal, microwave and Keurig)
  • -Volunteer staff to assist with planning and during the event.

The rental fee depends on the type of event, selected gallery and other factors, but is very competitively priced for the area. Museum members at the Patron, Supporting and Corporate levels enjoy preferential scheduling and a discount on the rental fee. Proceeds from the fee help to support the Museum’s ongoing exhibits, programs and operations.

For more information or to arrange a tour of the facilities, call 617-723-2125
or email