Facilities & Event Locations

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Grounds For Sculpture offers a variety of meeting and event spaces in the Seward Johnson Center for the Arts, a versatile contemporary facility suitable for weddings, retreats, meetings, corporate and private events. The simplicity of the design is accentuated by a picturesque view of the sculpture park and the large-scale sculptures indoors that lend a sophisticated museum ambience.

To learn more about hosting your corporate or private event at Grounds For Sculpture or Rat’s Restaurant, please call Christopher Carrell at (609) 584-7800 ext. 101 or use our online inquiry form links below:

Private Event Inquiry Form 

Corporate Event Inquiry Form

East Gallery
Expansive state-of-the-art space brimming with art and overlooking the “secret hedge-rooms.”


- Maximum 225 sit down with dance floor area.
- 250 without dance floor
- 350 cocktail-style, not everyone seated


Download the East Gallery Floor Plan


West Gallery
A light and airy meeting space with adjacent outdoor terrace seating, overlooking stunning sculpture and park views and every amenity you need.


-Maximum 90 sit down with dance floor area.
-120 without dance floor
-200 cocktail-style, not everyone seated
-100 lecture-style; 50 classroom-style with tables


Download the West Gallery Floor Plan


Orientation Room
The perfect meeting place with state-of-the-art A/V capabilities and seating capacity for 35.

The perfect meeting place with state-of-the-art A/V capabilities and seating capacity for 70.

The Nine Muses
Our most popular in-park location for wedding and civil union ceremonies.


The Acer Courtyard
A lovely shaded grove of Japanese maples trees strung with twinkling fairy lights. 

The Gazebo
Overlooking the Lotus Pond, with stone terrace and a two-story view, all in the heart of the park. 

A lovely outdoor setting providing a unique viewing experience.


Facility Amenities for the Seward Johnson Center for the Arts:

  • Admission fee included in the event price
  • Full access to park the day of your event
  • Free parking
  • Wireless internet
  • Coatroom and spacious bathrooms
  • 5 minutes from Hamilton train station
  • 10 minutes from Trenton train station
  • Additional equipment available