An elegant setting for your large gala or intimate gathering

Whether you are looking for a destination wedding location along Lake Michigan, a place to host a fundraising concert or private meeting space for brainstorming company strategy, the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center offers the facilities and amenities you need. To choose the right space for your event:

Weddings: Make this day uniquely your own in our beautifully appointed Shepard Hall, charming Parlor or outdoor Founders Garden for outdoor gatherings. We’ll handle the details for up to 200 guests so you can start your happily-ever-after stress free.

Events: Whether you are hosting a small bridal shower or gala dinner event, a music performance, poetry reading or product showcase, we can adapt our facilities to meet your needs.

Meetings: You would be hard pressed to find a more convenient and better equipped facility for your meeting, breakout sessions, seminar or workshop. We can provide the privacy you require as well as our exhibits to entertain your attendees.

Shepard Hall is functional yet elegant, beautiful and spacious, featuring a hardwood floor, graceful second-floor balcony, ceiling-high columns, chandeliers, historical murals and a grand piano. Ample room for as many as 200 guests.

See how much fun a wedding reception at the Heritage can be!

Parlor/Conference Room

A relaxed atmosphere for smaller business or social gatherings. Vintage decor includes a fireplace, chandeliers and antique furnishings. Perfect for groups of up to 35.

Audio-Visual Theater & All-Purpose Breakout Rooms

Fully equipped for small seminars and presentations. Each room comfortably seats up to 35 people.

Professional Kitchen

Designed to ease food preparation for your professional catering staff. China, glassware, linens and other tableware are always available.

Founders Garden

The perfect backdrop for outdoor photos or dancing under the stars. Commemorative bricks can be engraved to mark your special occasion.

Museum Exhibit Halls

Special access lets attendees explore the Heritage Museum and Cultural Center’s exhibits during breaks from your meeting or event.

Customized Service

From assistance with arranging food service, photography or music, to setting up tables, seating, decoration or AV equipment – our staff is happy to help with details, so you can focus on your event.