Nerman Museum Event Spaces

M.R. and Evelyn Hudson Auditorium

  • Hudson AuditoriumHigh performance and acoustic-tiered classroom for 190
  • May be reserved for meetings or conferences
  • Tables have power connections
  • Rental charge is $100 per hour with a $400 minimum
  • No food/drink allowed

Tearney Education Center

  • Tearney Education CenterAdult classroom with seating for 24
  • Room overlooks atrium and works well for meetings or breakout sessions
  • Close to the Hudson Auditorium
  • Rental charge is $60 per hour with a $240 minimum
  • No food/drink allowed

Café Tempo

  • Café TempoArt on a Plate, open Monday through Friday for breakfast and lunch
  • Available for catered dinners during the week and weekend meals for up to 110
  • No rental charge for the space with a catering minimum of $1,000

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Museum Galleries

In addition to the above spaces, you may also reserve museum galleries.

Contact Us

Scheduling Office
To rent space, email or call the scheduling office at 913-469-4423.


After you've reserved space, call 913-469-8500, ext. 4531, for other arrangements.


Catering is handled by Dining Services.

Event Spaces

Employee Listing

Customer Reviews

"The facilities have been amazing ... I strongly recommend them (JCCC) to convention groups looking for a unique facility in which to hold meetings."
-- Heather Gambrell, Overland Park Convention and Visitors Bureau

"The administrative staff, scheduling staff and catering staff were very attentive. The location is beautiful, the best we've ever had. The AV presentations went flawlessly ..."
-- Sky Westerlund, Kansas Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers

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