Have Your Next Event at the Museum

The Museum of Ventura County has unique indoor and outdoor event space located in the heart of the historic beach town of Ventura, across from the San Buenaventura Mission. Enjoy beaches, shopping, galleries, fine restaurants and hotels all within leisurely blocks, making the Pavilion and Plaza the perfect setting to create a truly memorable experience.

Martin V. and Martha K. Smith Pavilion

The Martin V. and Martha K. Smith Pavilion Building is ideal for corporate seminars, academic lectures, receptions, weddings and other special events. This state of the art facility is equipped with an 18′ wide projector screen, wireless microphones and built-in sound system. The Pavilion can accommodate 200 guests for a seated dinner, or 250 guests theater style.

Museum Plaza

Adjacent to the Pavilion is the Museum Plaza featuring mature palms, a beautiful water fountain and gorgeous mosaics depicting the history of Ventura County. The Plaza is capable of holding an event tent (in inclement weather) and can seat an additional 140 guests.

The Pavilion and the Plaza may be rented together or separately. Adjacent guest parking is available.

Contact the Museum to find out more!

For Special Event Packages & Pricing contact Denise Sindelar at events@venturamuseum.org or (805) 653-0323 ext. 308.

Download the Special Events & Venue Rental Brochure