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Venue Hire

Murray Art Museum Albury is a combination of restored heritage buildings and new contemporary architecture. With a busy program of exhibitions and art installations, the Museum provides a unique backdrop for corporate and public events.

Whether you are planning a meeting, presentation, product launch, cocktail party, roadshow or formal dinner, the Museum has a variety of options to make your event truly memorable.

Book Venue

We have eight spaces for hire that cater for various sized events.

Spaces

ANZ Zauner Foyer

Chick Gallery

Brindley Family Galleries

ANZ Zauner Grand Foyer

James Brooks Balcony

Joss Family Galleries

ANZ Zauner Grand Foyer

Accessible from both Dean Street and QEII Square, this is the Museum’s most impressive and flexible space. With nine-metre-high ceilings, acoustic baffling and the option of colourful mood lighting, this space is suitable for both large and small functions.

Joss Family Galleries

Adjacent to the ANZ Zauner Grand Foyer, the Joss Family Galleries are an excellent space for private small cocktail functions and presentations. This space is dedicated to the exhibition and interpretation of artworks in our permanent collection.

Maurice Chick & MacLeod-Miller Adamshurst Gallery

Located in the original part of the building, formerly the Old Town Hall, this is an open space with plenty of heritage character, excellent for cocktail functions. The open space and natural light make this space a great choice for presentations, with plenty of room for a projector and screen.

Brindley Family Galleries

Located upstairs in the original gallery spaces of the Old Town Hall, this is an intimate space with plenty of heritage character and one breakout room. Perfect for presentations and workshops. This space is dedicated to our local Murray region artists.

Paul Ramsay Gallery

Located in the newest part of the building, the Paul Ramsay Galleries are our largest exhibition space. With a mix of national and international touring shows, and independently curated contemporary art shows, this space is home to our headline exhibitions. A great space for sit-down dinners and large corporate functions, depending on the exhibition.

Ace Radio Boardroom

Conduct your meeting in comfort and style in our elegant boardroom featuring carefully selected artworks from our permanent collection. Centering around a solid red gum table, executive leather seats, projector and electronic presentation screen, the Boardroom is the Museum’s premium meeting space.

James Brooks Balcony

With a dramatic entrance via the main staircase, the outdoor, undercover balcony is ideal for intimate spring and summer cocktail parties or great break-out area for corporate functions and conferences. The second-floor balcony overlooks Dean Street, AMP Lane and the surrounding Art Deco and heritage architecture.

Studio or Workshop

The Museum runs a busy program of short-courses and weekend workshops in our artist studio spaces. These two spaces are situated on the ground floor of the original part of the building. Filled with light, heritage character and looking out onto the Dean Street CBD, they are a good option for corporate workshops and team building activities with access to your own tea and coffee making facilities.

Corporate Events

Art Experience

Murray Art Museum Albury offers unique experiences for corporate event organisers looking to give their guests an event to remember. Select a space to suit your needs and take advantage of special experiences such as exclusive viewings of current exhibitions to unique insights from curators and artists. We will work with you to ensure your event is everything you hoped for.

Cocktail Function

Elegant and expertly curated, the ANZ Zauner Grand Foyer and Paul Ramsay Galleries are perfect for cocktail function. Our catering partner Canvas, located at the QE2 entrance to the Museum, offers cocktail and canapes using fresh, seasonal ingredients, paired with a sophisticated wine list and boutique beers. The Museum can host up to 120 people in both spaces.

Meetings, Presentations & Workshops

The Museum has multiple creative spaces perfect for corporate meetings, presentations and team-building workshops. If you are looking for a location to open the mind, increase focus and get the creative juices flowing we have the perfect space for you.

Booking Information

Cancellation Fee

Cancellation within 48 hours will forfeit your deposit. If deposit not paid 50% of hire charged. Within 96 hours forfeit of 50% of deposit. If deposit not paid 25% of hire charged. Cancellation of catering to be negotiated with catering supplier.

Equipment Hire

Audio visual equipment includes microphone, projector and pull up screen is $31 per hire.

Accessibility

MAMA is accessible to all. Interior ramps and lifts ensure level access to every space, with entry and exit from both Dean Street and QEII Square.

Staffing

An hourly rate of $62 is applied per staff member, for a minimum of two hours (1 hour prior and 1 hour following the conclusion of the event). All functions during closed hours require a minimum of one staff member to be present (the total number of staff members required is at the Museum’s discretion).

Terms and Conditions

All bookings are subject to Terms and Conditions available from the Function and Events team.

Contact us to secure your venue

Fees and Charges

The following charges cover events up to 3 hours, unless otherwise specified.

Ace Radio 2AY Boardroom (half day / full day)
Corporate $180 / $290
Community $140 / $230

ANZ and Zauner Grand Foyer
Corporate $1550
Community $1240

Studio or Workshop (half day / full day)
Corporate $150 / $250
Community $110 / $180

Joss Family Galleries
Corporate $540
Community $430

Brindley Family Galleries

Corporate $300
Community $240

James F Brooks Family Balcony
Corporate $300
Community $240

Maurice Chick Family and MacLeod-Miller Adamshurst Gallery Corporate $420
Community $350

Paul Ramsay Galleries Corporate
$1850 Community $1480

Museum Full Hire Fee
Corporate $2400
Community $2100

FAQs

Event hire is only available outside of Museum Opening Hours, with the exception of our Studio and Workshop spaces.

No, the Museum offers spaces for hire only.

The Museum's catering partner, Canvas Eatery, provide catering for all Museum events.

The Museum can provide audio and visual equipment. Speak to our events staff about your specific needs.

The Museum specialises in corporate functions only but is available for photography sessions such as wedding, birthday, graduation or other professional photography. Please contact us if you would like to use our spaces for a photoshoot.