Weddings and Special Events
The Augusta Museum of History is dedicated to creating a safe environment for our staff and guests. We have implemented procedures that maintain social distancing and keep our facilities clean.
Following CDC public health guidelines
Disinfecting public areas regularly
Wearing masks (only if not vaccinated)
Limiting our capacity to allow adequate space to social distance
Posting helpful social distancing markers and signs
We require that adults and children children over the age of 2 wear face masks or face coverings (if not vaccinated) while inside buildings.
Practice social distancing by maintaining at least 3 feet of distance between you and others.
Wash your hands frequently and practice good hygiene when coughing or sneezing.
Enjoy a spectacular evening in the Museum’s grand Rotunda featuring a vaulted ceiling, beautiful black and white patterned terrazo floors, and floor to ceiling windows showcasing downtown Augusta and views of the Savannah River. This venue can host standing receptions up to 500 guests as well as seated dinners for up to 150 people for dinner and dancing.
The Rotunda is perfect for weddings, rehearsal dinners, birthdays, graduation celebrations, holiday parties or any other special occasion. For weddings, enjoy a cocktail reception in our allée or surrounding the fountain while the Rotunda is transformed from a ceremony site to a reception space. Add on our Activity Center, which can be used for additional space or a Bridal Suite. Consider including the galleries of the Augusta Museum of History to provide a historic element to your event for a one-of-a-kind experience.
The Rotunda is available for evening rentals for seven (7) hours including cleanup time. Events must have cleanup complete and all vendors off-site no later than 12:00 AM.
The Augusta Museum of History is dedicated to creating a safe environment for our staff and guests. We have implemented procedures that keep our facilities clean.
The Rotunda is a 6,431 sq. ft. total special event area (includes lower level only for food and drink) and is octagonal in shape. Due to CDC guidelines the number for seated and standing has been reduced to the following until further notice.
Seated - 250 (150 for seated dinners)
Standing - 300
Use of Rotunda and Theater plus Exhibition Galleries open for private viewings. Prices will vary depending on day requested. Please call for pricing.