Event Rentals

Host Your Special Event at WAM

Interior view at night of tables and chairs set up in the S. Jim and Darla Farha Great Hall

Planning a business meeting, birthday party, or wedding reception? Consider the Wichita Art Museum as the location for your next special event, whether it’s an intimate dinner for 25 friends or a reception for 300 wedding guests. With stunning space in an artistic setting, WAM is the perfect location for your next social gathering.

Questions? Contact Sherrie Holdeman, WAM’s special event coordinator, at events@wam.org or by calling (316) 268-4912.


The stunning S. Jim and Darla Farha Great Hall is a spectacular space for your next special event. Dance and dine under the monumental and colorful Chihuly Chandelier by international glass artist Dale Chihuly.

Seated dinner capacity: 300 guests

Reception capacity: 500 guests

Take 360-degree tours of WAM’s spaces:

Entire Museum: https://cloud.threshold360.com/locations/Wichita-Art-Museum

Meeting Spaces: https://cloud.threshold360.com/locations/Wichita-Art-Museum-Rentals


Certificates of Liability Insurance

For rental events a $1 million general liability and liquor liability certificate is required with a signed event contract. The certificate will list the City of Wichita and Wichita Art Museum, Inc as beneficiaries and should be emailed or mailed to WAM by the insurance agent.

Insurance certificates must be provided to WAM no later than 30 days prior to the event date. Failure to provide this information could result in the event being cancelled and loss of deposit.

If you need an insurance agent recommendation:

USI Group
Debbie Hudson
245 N Waco Ave., Suite 412
Wichita, KS 67202
(316) 640-1073