Event set up in MAM's Leir Hall


A Venue for Weddings, Parties, Meetings, and More

The Montclair Art Museum, built in 1914, is a remarkable architectural treasure. Located among the stately homes and tree-lined streets of Montclair, New Jersey, this historic site is noted for its beautiful grounds and neoclassical columns and portico.

The Museum’s many unique spaces make it the perfect venue for a variety of events—Weddings and other milestone celebrations, large corporate dinners and nonprofit galas, meetings, film screenings, concerts, and more.

To book an event, contact Carol Taylor, Manager of Retail and Rental Operations, at 973 259-5112 or

Event Spaces
Leir Hall
  • With its skylights, brickwork, cathedral windows, and dramatic 45’ high ceilings, Leir Hall offers all the charm and warm ambiance of an Italian courtyard. Perfect for cocktail parties of up to 250 or seated dinners of up to 200.  A stage and large retractable screen is ideal for presentations, film screenings, and recitals, with theatre-style seating up to 250.
Lehman Court
  • The Museum’s lobby, located directly inside the main entrance, is also an art gallery featuring beautiful architectural details, including neoclassic columns, archways, and terrazzo floors. Ever-changing artwork graces this lovely space, with the Museum’s main galleries accessible on either side. Perfect for a cocktail party up to 135, a small seated dinner for up to 65, or a small wedding ceremony beneath the archways.
South Mountain Front Lawn
  • Dotted with outdoor sculpture, the South Mountain Front Lawn, located adjacent to the Museum’s circular driveway front entrance, is a wonderful seasonal setting for an outdoor wedding ceremony or an additional space for a cocktail party (in conjunction with rental of either Leir Hall or Lehman Court).
Leir Hall
Bird eye view of Leir hall decorated with white hanging lanterns on the ceiling, formal dining tables, and a band on stage

For more information, contact Carol Taylor, Manager of Retail and Rental Operations, at 973 259-5112 or