The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

 Photograph by : Solar Photographers

Photograph by : Solar Photographers

This is a dream venue - the exterior alone is breathtaking! And for the first time in 2017, the museum is allowing ceremonies on their expansive front lawn! We recommend hosting a cocktail reception in the Main Hall. The amazing art and architecture serves as a unique backdrop to your wedding photography.

  • Capacity - can accommodate a large guest count (rentals can accomodate 250 guests)
  • Catering - In-House
Entertian in the company of your friends, family, colleagues - and some of the world’s greatest art. This Kansas City cultural treasure becomes the showplace for your event, planned to perfection... The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is a stunning choice for your special day. Striking architecture and impressive works of art from around the world create a unique and remarkable setting for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Dramatic and flexible spaces are transformed to reflect your style and vision, creating a memorable celebration.
— The Nelson-Atkins Museum website

Photographs (from left to right) by: BR Photography, John Christopher Photographs and Films, and Jana Marie Photography

For more information on the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, check out their website at

- Nissa Aleman