Host an event

Host an event

At the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive you have the perfect location for all of your private events; including weddings and receptions, cocktail parties, birthday celebrations, corporate events and much more!

General Rate: $150/ per hour
Educational / Government Rate: $100/ per hour

(2 hour minimum; 3 hour maximum)
Capacity = 158 Guests

Included Services and Supplies

  • 50-cup coffee urn (2 available)
  • 60-cup coffee urn
  • Punch bowls
  • Folding tables and chairs (4 banquet tables and 20 chairs available)
  • Table linens
  • Serving trays and plates
  • Access to food preparation area

Additional Services

  • Guided tours with Museum curator
  • Pre-arranged guest gifts
  • Children’s art and other activities with prior arrangement
  • Audio / Visual Equipment and set up
  • CD music and Ipod dock
  • Use of the Pinzon Bar recovered from Old Town Valdez*


The VMHA facility rental requests should be made in writing 30 days prior to event. Please print and complete the following facilities rental agreement. VMHA Facility Rental Agreement

*Alcohol may be served by a caterer with a caterer’s permit and a valid liquor license.