Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)

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860 Terry Avenue N    

Seattle, WA 98109

Christine Kolodge, Events Manager


Ofc M–F 9a–5p


  • Reception: Up to 750 guests

  • Seated: Up to 350 guests

  • Full Venue Buy-Out: Up to 1100

  • Multiple spaces

Catering: Choose from a list of approved providers

Price Range: Varies per space and event; please email for a quote.

Deposit: Please email to check date availability. Deposit due at booking, with the balance of fees due prior to the event

Types of Events: Corporate, social or cultural occasions, dinners, receptions, seminars, board retreats, and holiday parties

ADA: Fully ADA compliant.

Parking: Paid lot and street parking nearby; valet or shuttle service may be arranged.

Tables & Chairs: A limited number of tables and chairs are available; additional items must be rented separately

Staff: Caterer to provide

Bar Facilities: Caterer to provide; banquet permit required

Dance Floor: Our floors are ideal for dancing

Linens, China, etc: Caterer to provide

Decorations: Requires little decoration; please inquire about specific free-standing décor. No helium balloons

Cleanup: Leave no trace

AV & Equipment: Some in-house equipment – please inquire


MOHAI is the jewel of Lake Union Park, with a soaring central atrium, unparalleled views of the lake, and one-of-a-kind Seattle stories and artifacts.  Available for rental evenings after 5pm, MOHAI showcases the best of Seattle’s exciting past in a gorgeous historic building in the heart of the city.  

Easily accessible via South Lake Union Streetcar.  Private gallery access and guided tours may be arranged.