Rental Spaces

Looking for the perfect place to hold your next function? In addition to offering programming for the general public, the Clay Center can be rented for special events of all types…everything from corporate receptions, weddings, class reunions, and bar or bat mitzvahs to holiday parties, group meetings, community theater and educational lectures. The possibilities are virtually limitless.

Spaces available to rent include:

  • Maier Foundation Performance Hall
  • Walker Theater
  • Founder’s Lounge
  • Benedum Grand Lobby
  • Juliet Art Museum
  • Clay Center Classrooms
  • Avampato Discovery Museum
  • Intermezzo Café
  • Susan Runyan Maier Sculpture Garden
  • Caperton Planetarium & Theater


Look at our online brochures for photos and additional information about each space. Contact Lauren at or 304-561-3560 to schedule a tour today!

Catering and beverages at the Clay Center are provided exclusively by Embassy Suites. Embassy offers menu items to meet every taste – from school children to corporate CEOs. For more information or to schedule an event, contact 304-561-3560 or


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