The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Nelson Reception

Minimum 50 | 2 hours | $69 per person

Additional Hours

$17 per person, per hour

Premium Bar

Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Mineral Water

Club Soda, Tonic Water, Cranberry Juice, Orange Juice

Imported & Domestic Bottled Beer

Red & White Reserve Wines

Sapphire Gin, Bacardi Rum, Jim Beam Bourbon,

Dewar’s Scotch, Skyy Vodka, Vermouth

Light Hors d’oeuvres

Basil Biscuit with Strawberries, Mascarpone & Aged Balsamic Glaze

Mini Cucumber Cup with Shrimp Remoulade Salad

Sliced Beef Tenderloin on Corn-Jalapeno Muffin with Crème FraÎche & Local Micro Onion

Portabella Mushroom Crostini with Boursin Cheese Mousse & Micro Arugula

Mini Nelson Key Lime Pies



Menu prices listed are per person plus applicable service fees. Menu prices are subject to change without notice. The museum is a not-for-profit entity and does not charge sales tax. A service charge is added to the food and beverage components of an event. Minimum of 50 people required. Events for less than the minimum require 50% of the difference.
THE NELSON-ATKINS MUSEUM OF ART  |  For event rental questions or to reserve space call 816-751-1234 or email