Event Space
Rockhill Room

The Rockhill Room is best suited for meetings and luncheons. Enclosed on three sides by white walls, the fourth side is one of clear glass that affords a view of the Kansas City Sculpture Park. The room has audio-visual capabilities, with an adjoining audio-visual booth. 

Capacity: Reception, 80 | Seated, 50

Rental Availability & Cost:

Available evenings Monday, Thursday–Sunday
Up to 4 hours: $2,000
Up to 8 hours: $4,000
Additional hours: $500 per hour

Discounts Available for Selected Membership Tiers and 501c3 Groups

Audio-Visual equipment
Select exhibition galleries are included for viewing
Museum staff: Event Planning, Security & Visitor Service, Maintenance and Engineering

Additional Services Available
Audio-Visual service and equipment
Assistance with rentals, flowers and musicians
Underground parking available for $14 per car


  • Rozzelle Court Restaurant is the exclusive caterer for events at the Nelson-Atkins
  • There is no food or beverage permitted in Atkins Auditorium
  • The museum is a smoke-free institution
  • For the safety and wellbeing of guests, the client will be responsible for an additional security cost ($100 every 30 minutes) if any guest(s) stays beyond the designated closure time

For Reservations
Please contact the Event Planning Department at 816-751-1234 or events@nelson-atkins.org