Open daily, 10am–5pm, Free

419 Great King Street Dunedin, New Zealand


This modern, versatile space can accommodate up to 850 guests over three floors or smaller groups on individual levels. It features a stunning piece of large-scale suspended art by Dunedin artist Marilynn Webb.

Suitable for:

Balls; Christmas parties; cocktail functions; conferences; large functions; presentations; receptions.


Atrium Foyer
Banquet or cabaret: 210
Theatre: 200
Social function: 350

Atrium Level 1
Banquet or cabaret: 150
Theatre: 150
Social function: 300

Atrium Level 2
Banquet or cabaret: 100
Theatre: 80
Social function: 200

All three Atrium levels
Banquet or cabaret: 460
Theatre: 430
Social function: 850

The Atrium is available for hire from 5pm to late (outside Museum gallery opening hours).

Venue hire includes:

  • WiFi
  • Use of up to 15 trestle tables and tablecloths
  • Use of up to 200 chairs
  • Lectern
  • Projector (Atrium Level 1 only)

Catering, beverages and further equipment can be provided at an additional cost. 
Wheelchair accessible.