We offer a variety of event spaces for corporates and individuals to entertain in a contemporary and iconic museum setting.
Based in both Darwin and Alice Springs, The Museum and Art Gallery of the Northern Territory offers a variety of spaces to hire for your next wedding, private function or special event.
Venue hire enquiries
Venue hire is facilitated by
Visitor Experience Services
Please submit a Venue hire request and we will contact you to discuss your enquiry.
MAGNT Front Lawns
Host your next major event on our tropical front lawns overlooking the Arafura Sea.
Perfect for cocktails at sunset, an awards evening, concert or dry-season wedding. With versatile lighting and dynamic set-ups, our gardens can be transformed from an intimate private setting to a charismatic party venue. The space can comfortably host up to 1000 people.
Our 125 seat theatrette is perfect for your next conference, training session, meeting or screening. Whether a corporate or community group, our theatrette is equipped with everything you need to give your event a professional edge.
Fannie Bay Gaol
Host your event of the year at one of Darwin's most unique historic locations. This iconic space holds up to 500 people and looks out towards the Arafura sea.
A gorgeous natural amphitheatre. Against a rock wall backdrop, this versatile space can be transformed into an intimate dinner space, cocktail lounge or the perfect place for your reception after marrying on our front lawns. The capacity of this space varies depending on the style of event, table configuration and other inclusions such as a stage or dancefloor.
MAGNT Maritime Undercroft
With spectacular views of the Darwin coastline, the Maritime Undercroft provides an intimate yet protected platform to host your wedding reception, function or party.
This space can accommodate up to 200 guests, depending on the type of event and inclusions.
Museum of Central Australia
Hold your next event in the foyer of our natural history museum. Step out on the balcony for a drink amongst a natural bush garden, while taking in the stunning MacDonnell Ranges.