Fernbank Museum of Natural History

767 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA


True Love can be hard to find, but it’s easy to fall for Fernbank Museum’s elegance, charm and unique qualities when planning your rehearsal dinner, wedding ceremony or reception. Located just minutes from midtown Atlanta, Fernbank Museum of Natural History is nestled among the rolling estates and scenic landscapes of historic Druid Hills. The grand elegance of the museum’s brick façade is highlighted by the softly lit drive, illuminated pillars and enchanting dinosaur fountain. Fernbank Museum combines stately elegance and unique character with a variety of settings ranging from intimate to grand. Incredible features, including the world’s largest dinosaurs, limestone fossil floors and the twinkling Star Gallery, add a touch of cultural elegance to your occasion. Our professional staff is dedicated to helping you plan a successful and unforgettable event of any size, ranging from a small gathering to a large party of up to 2,500 guests. Saturday evening rentals begin at $6,000.  Contact us at 404.929.6390 for social inquiries or use the online form.

At A Glance

Spaces Available:
Max Capacity:
400 seated/600 standing in the Great Hall
Catering Options:
6 approved caterers
Rental Includes:
tables, chairs and a dance floor
Outside Alcohol Permitted?
Onsite Accommodations?
Prices And Rental Fees:
Pricing starts at $2,500. There is a $6,000 facility minimum and a $4,000 beverage minimum for Saturday evenings.
Elyse Harris
Special Events Coordinator


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