rent the yam

rent the yam

The Yellowstone Art Museum’s spacious Promenade and Great Hall and ever-changing art exhibitions provide a stunning backdrop for a variety of private events including business meetings, retreats, receptions, seminars and other special occasions.

By choosing the Museum for your venue, you also support the YAM and help provide the outstanding exhibitions visitors have come to expect.

Opportunities are limited. To inquire about available dates, please contact:

Tatum Walker, Rental Coordinator
406.256.6804 x236

rental areas

view rental areas

Visible Vault

The “Vault” is a contemporary space featuring tall ceilings and polished concrete floors surrounded by art in the YAM Permanent collection.

Maximum Capacity
Reception ………… 125
Seated Event ………… 60


Museum First Floor

Space includes YAM Promenade outside the galleries and Courtyard. Gallery space not included. Rental of gallery space is on a case-by-case basis.

Maximum Capacity ………… 200


Museum Second Floor

Up the elegant staircase is the Great Hall outside the second floor galleries. This spacious area is perfect for intimate cocktail receptions.

Maximum Capacity
Reception ………… 120
Seated Event ………… 70


Entire Museum

Includes main level Promenade outside of the galleries, Raven’s Café d’Art, Courtyard, and second level Great Hall space outside the galleries. Upstairs galleries available by request and based on exhibition schedule.

Maximum Capacity ………… Up to 300

Venue Capacity Rate
Murdock Gallery

Screen accessibility with full audio

80 chairs for lectures
80 standing cocktail
64 seated dinner
Visible Vault

Screen accessibility

100 chairs for lectures
100 standing cocktail
64 seated dinner
Museum first floor hallways and courtyard

Includes Murdock Gallery
Boundless Visions*

200 chairs
200 standing cocktail
120 seated dinner
+ 64 in Murdock seated dinner
*Food and drink prohibited in galleries


Entire Museum

Murdock Gallery
Museum first floor hallways and courtyard
Boundless Visions*
2nd floor hallways
Montana Gallery*
Scott and NW Projects Galleries*

200 chairs
300 standing cocktail
160 seated dinner
+ 64 in Murdock seated dinner
*Food and drink prohibited in galleries
inquire about a rental space
1 Step 1
Do you have a YAM MembershipSome Business Memberships include discounts on Facility Rentals. Contact us today to inquire about membership at or 406.256.6804 x222.
reCaptcha v3

Member Discounts

YAM Museum Members receive a discount on facility rentals based on their level of annual support.

Members at the $500 level and above receive complimentary use of the museum’s tables, chairs, lecterns, bar, and audio/visual devices

Individual / Business Membership Level – Rental Discount

  • $500 – 5%
  • $1,000 – 10%
  • $2,500 – 25%
  • $5,000 – 50%
  • $10,000 – 50%

High Grade Storage for Valuables

Consider storing your fine art or other valuables at the Visible Vault. The space offers a high-security, 24-hour climate controlled environment for your one-of-a-kind collectibles. Formal lease required.

For additional details, rates, or to arrange a site tour please contact:

406.256.6804 x227

Parking Space Rental

The YAM leases parking spaces at both of its convenient downtown locations, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.

Parking Lot Locations
Yellowstone Art Museum: 401 N 27th St.
Visible Vault: 505 N 26th St.

Parking Fees
Museum Members ………… $30 per month
Not-yet-Members ………… $35 per month
(Daily rates not available)

Parking Rental Information