The Woodruff Arts Center is the heart of Atlanta’s arts and theatre world. Its unique combination of visual and performing arts affords endless creativity in wedding planning.
Whether you plan on having 40 or 400 guests, these spaces will inspire you to turn your wedding into a work of art! The Woodruff event staff will be with you every step of the way, complementing your goals with exceptional catering and professional event services. From décor, linen, floral selection and entertainment, let The Woodruff Arts Center help orchestrate your special event.
The Museum’s signature Richard Meier building provides a dramatic, light-filled space for any special occasion. Below the fan-shaped glass ceiling, the Atrium features granite floors and an elegant four-story ramp leading to the Museum’s permanent collection galleries.
Seated Reception, 200
Strolling Reception, 250 – 300
Wieland Pavilion Grand Lobby
Architect Renzo Piano designed the Grand Lobby as part of the Museum’s 2005 expansion. The generous space is furnished with beautiful hardwood floors and graceful eighteen-foot coffered ceilings. With floor-to-ceiling windows on the North and South walls, the Lobby offers grand views of The Woodruff and Sifly Piazza, surrounded by Midtown Atlanta.
Seated Reception, 330
Strolling Reception, 440 – 450
The main entrance for Symphony Hall and the Alliance Theatre, this expansive, two-level space features soaring ceilings, art deco fixtures and beautiful marble stairs. The landing between the staircases provides a natural “stage” for performers and speakers, and the soft lighting and architectural features provide subtle accents throughout.
Ceremony, 400 (Lower Level Only)
Seated Reception, 320 (Both Levels)
Strolling Reception, 600 – 650 (Both Levels)
This modern reception space features floor-to-ceiling, wrap-around windows that look out on Peachtree Street and Midtown Atlanta. The built-in bar and unique floor plan makes this versatile space ideal for receptions, dinners and luncheons.
Seated Reception, 150
Strolling Reception, 200 – 250
Twelve Eighty – Inspired Dining
Twelve Eighty – Inspired Dining is an elegant, contemporary setting. The restaurant features three distinct areas available for rental, all enjoying views of the Sifly Piazza and the High Museum of Art at The Woodruff Arts Center.
East Dining Room, 35
West Dining Room, 70
The Robert Shaw Room, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra’s private lounge and dining room, is available for private rental.
Located on the third floor, this refined, comfortable space can be used for business meetings, receptions and dinners. The floor-to-ceiling windows provide spectacular views and add drama to any event. The windows are equipped with sun screens and the room has a built-in A/V system.
Home of the Grammy Award-winning Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Hall is an elegant and spacious three-level space that offers multiple staging options.
Beauchamp Carr Room
This contemporary space is located on the first floor of the Memorial Arts Building and features an industrial look with warm wood flooring. The unique floor plan makes it a versatile space for receptions, meetings, and exhibits.
Audio visual capabilities are built into the space.