How do I schedule a tour?

Please contact Event Sales at 503-276-4291


Am I allowed to hold a date without a deposit?

You may hold up to two dates for 10 business days.


How can I secure the date?

In order to secure space, the Portland Art Museum requires a signed contract, reservation forms and a deposit of 50% of the facility fee.


What does my rental fee include?

Event spaces may be rented from 8AM-2PM, or 3PM-2AM. The facility fee will include an on-site Production Manager, staffed coat check (as necessary), full complement of chairs and tables, and room set-up and strike.


What is your payment and cancellation policy?

A deposit of 50% of the facility fee is required within 14 days of your space reservation. Deposit is refundable, less a $250 administrative fee, if cancellation occurs within 30 days of Museum's receipt of signed contract. Cancellations after the aforementioned 30-day window will forfeit the full deposit amount. Permittee is liable for full rental amount for events cancelled within 60 days of contracted event date.


Is it possible to add additional time to our function?

Yes. Additional time can be added (when available) at an hourly rate.


When can I access the facility on the day of the event?

Unless otherwise pre-arranged with production staff, access to your event space is limited to the hours specified in your rental agreement.


May I decorate my rented space?

Yes. You are welcome to bring in décor. However, to protect paint, flooring and other finishes, certain restrictions apply.


Can I bring in my own food, alcohol or catering service?

All food and alcohol must be provided and served by one of PAM’s Exclusive Caterers


Can I have a rehearsal prior to my wedding day?

Yes.  If you wish to rehearse in a specific space, that space can be reserved for an additional fee. Otherwise, the Museum will allow use of an alternate space for your rehearsal at no charge, provided space is available.


Is there parking available for my guests?

Yes. In addition to metered street parking, City Center Parking manages the parking lots adjacent to the Museum at the corner of SW Park Avenue and Main Street. To reserve a portion of the lot, please call 503-221-1666, ext. 9 or, for valet parking, call 503-803-3959.


Are there nearby accommodations for our guests?

Yes. The Portland Art Museum is within walking distance of over a dozen hotels. For locations and additional information, please contact Event Sales at 503-276-4291


Are there any discounts for non-profit organizations?

Yes. Non-profit organizations are entitled to a 10% facility fee discount for events occurring Sunday-Thursday, and a 5% discount for events occurring Friday and Saturday.