deCordova Sculpture Park & Museum
The perfect place for your next event
deCordova Sculpture Park & Museum offers a unique backdrop of contemporary art for an unforgettable event in its versatile indoor and outdoor spaces. Enjoy cocktails on the Sculpture Terrace, host dinner and dancing in the galleries or plan a tented event in the park.
Established in 1950, deCordova Sculpture Park & Museum is the largest park of its kind in New England. Encompassing 30 acres and located 20 miles northwest of Boston, the spaces provides a constantly changing landscape of large-scale, outdoor, modern and contemporary sculpture and site-specific installations. The Sculpture Park hosts more than 60 works of art, the majority of which are on loan to the museum. Inside, the museum features a robust slate of rotating exhibitions and innovative interpretive programming.
The Event Spaces
Dewey Family Gallery and Sculpture Park Terrace
This combination of indoor and outdoor space overlooks the picturesque Flint’s Pond and can be used for daytime and nighttime events. The Dewey Family Gallery normally features artwork from deCordova’s permanent collection. Just outside the museum, guests enjoy the stunning views from the Sculpture Terrace, which provides easy access to other areas of the park. Use of the terrace is included in the rental of the Dewey Family Gallery.
Rappaport Roof Terrace
Located on the 6th floor of the museum with easy access from an elevator, the Roof Terrace is the perfect location for a cocktail reception and passed hors d’oeuvres. The Roof Terrace is usually available for evening functions only, and can be rented in conjunction with other spaces in the deCordova Sculpture Park & Museum. The expansive views of Sandy Pond and Flint’s Pond, the landscape and the Sculpture Park provide a memorable experience for your guests.
Located on the 4th floor of the museum, the DeNormandie Library is the perfect location for small corporate meetings or retreats and is available for daytime rentals. A boxed lunch in the library or lunch in the deCordova Café, located across from the library, can be arranged. Weather permitting, your guests may enjoy lunch on our outdoor Sculpture Terrace.
Plan a tented event in deCordova’s 35-acre Sculpture Park. Providing a constantly changing landscape of large-scale, outdoor, modern and contemporary sculpture and site-specific installations, the Sculpture Park hosts more than 60 works, the majority of which are on loan to the museum. Create a unique experience for your guests by immersing your event in art and nature.
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