For a truly unique and memorable venue, host your event or meeting on the picturesque 118-acre former estate of Henri Bendel. With a working farm, handicapped accessible woodland trails, observatory, interactive art gallery and planetarium, the Stamford Museum & Nature Center is the ideal spot for your next company outing, off-site meeting or private event. To learn more about having an event at the SM&NC, read our FAQs.
To request use of the Stamford Museum & Nature Center, please download and complete the form. Return completed form via fax to 203.322.0408 or via email to Cate Carlucci firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you a Business Affiliates Member? Our corporate supporters are eligible for great discounts on facility use. Learn more.
|BENDEL MANSION (150 Guests Seated)|
Includes: The Great Hall, Bendel Gallery,
Sunroom, Arcade, Solarium & Front Garden
|Since we are open to the public, the Bendel Mansion is available for rent after 5 pm and rentals may last up to 5 hours. Bookings are subject to availability and prices are subject to change.|
Includes: The Bendel Mansion, The Meadow, Heckscher Farm,
Nature's Playground, Nature Trails, Wheels in the Woods Picnic Area,
Tents & Interactive Art Gallery
|Non-Preferred Caterer Fee ||$300|
|Staffing ||see below|
|There is a $30/hour fee for security/maintenance/insurance and a staff member who will be present from set up time to finish. This fee is calculated from set up time for the event to one hour after the event has ended and will be reflected in the contract.|
|ADDITIONAL PRIVATE & CORPORATE RENTALS|
|Indian Room (75 guests maximum)||$125/hr. for 30 guests|
|Heckscher Barn (45 guests maximum)||$150/hr. for 30 guests|
|Wheels in the Woods Picnic Area (100 guests maximum)||$125/hr. for 30 guests|
|Ceremony/Vow Exchange Only||price available upon request|
|On-site Photo Sessions||price available upon request|
|ADDITIONAL PROGRAMS / OPTIONS|
|Educational Program with ground rental||price based on programming|
|Art Gallery (2 hours)||$300|
|NON PROFIT & CIVIC ORGANIZATION RENTALS|
The SM&NC will honor a 25% facility use discount off of the base rental fee
to non-profit and civic organizations for cultural and civic activities,
including political fundraisers.
For more information, call Cate Carlucci 203.977.6523 or email email@example.com.