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Update (January 2021): MOA’s Great Hall is undergoing seismic upgrades and is temporarily closed to the public. Additionally, the MOA Grounds are impacted by the construction. As a result, we can only accommodate very small corporate and community group rentals in certain areas inside the Museum for 2021 and 2022. We regret we cannot accommodate booking requests for any indoor or outdoor weddings for 2021 and 2022.

To inquire about possible future large group or wedding rentals beyond 2022, please contact 604.822.4643, rentals@moa.ubc.ca.

Consider providing your guests, clients, conference delegates or professional team with an unforgettable evening in one of Canada’s foremost cultural attractions. Spaces at MOA can be rented for weddings or a variety of corporate and community events—all with opportunities for exclusive enjoyment of our galleries and stunning ocean views.

MOA offers spectacular indoor and outdoor spaces, from the dramatic Great Hall to the Sea-to-Sky views of the grounds. Trained staff are always on hand to provide tours and to offer information about the collections and topics related to First Nations and other cultures. Whether your event is a small corporate workshop or a catered wedding reception, MOA can provide a remarkable venue.

For more information, contact Venue Rentals at 604.822.4643, rentals@moa.ubc.ca.

Corporate Events

MOA hosts a wide range of corporate and community events, including conferences, meetings, workshops, cultural performances and more. From the breathtaking Great Hall to the expansive Museum Grounds, MOA offers a space perfect for your event. Featuring indoor and outdoor spaces, all with sweeping ocean views, MOA can host both small groups and parties of up to 1,000 guests.

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Whether your wedding is small and intimate or a large and elaborate affair, MOA can provide a spectacular space for your celebration. Hold your ceremony amongst the totem poles in the Great Hall, or watch the sun set over Howe Sound from your reception on our tented event pad. In any of our unique and romantic spaces, a wedding at MOA is a truly unforgettable event.

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