Venue Rentals

Elevated within a forested enclave close to Whistler Village, Canada’s newest museum offers a stunning backdrop for your event.

The Audain Art Museum, designed by internationally-acclaimed Patkau Architects, features an outstanding permanent boutique collection of historical and contemporary Northwest Coast art, complimented with changing world-class temporary exhibitions. Its reception hall and galleries provide the perfect location for gatherings of all sizes, where guests will enjoy the surrounding artwork set amidst a stunning natural environment.

Individuals and organizations hosting events at the non-for-profit Audain Art Museum play a vital role in providing access to and supporting the development of the visual arts.

Rooms & Capacities

Cressey Hall
Room Size 1,570 sq.ft.
Reception 250 person capacity
Banquet 120 person capacity

A dramatic area suitable for hosting formal dinners and elegant receptions. Elevated above the forest floor, with a grand entrance bathed in natural light, guests will enjoy both the natural environment and surrounding artwork in both indoor and outdoor spaces.

Temporary Galleries – Upper Floor*
Room Size 2,625 sq.ft.
Reception 219 person capacity
Banquet 60-100 person capacity

Offering access to elements of the current temporary exhibition juxtaposed with views of the forest, this space will immerse your guests in art and the environment simultaneously.

Education Room
Room Size 385 sq.ft.
Reception 60 person capacity
Banquet 32 person capacity

An ideal space for learning, the Education Room provides flexibility for a range of activities including: meetings and workshops; or can be enhanced to provide for casual cocktail receptions or dining.

Audain Art Museum Board Room
Room Size 740 sq.ft.
Capacity 22 People

This spectacular setting will provide a beautiful space for your group’s next meeting. With views of the local mountains, space for 20 people and state of the art audio visual equipment it is one of Whistler’s most unique settings for your organization’s next gathering.

Event Operations

The Audain Art Museum is built to Category “A” Institution status, all events will be required to adhere to strict standards of operation including: use of an event planner, defined load in/load out processes, décor parameters, as well as guest conduct requirements.

Contact Us

We look forward to working with you to create an outstanding Whistler event experience. Please contact us for more information:

Groups & Tours

Justine Nichol

Marketing and Communications Manager

604.962.0413 ext. 103

Venue Rental

Anja Rodig

Event Specialist


Preferred Catering Partners

We are proud to work with a variety of catering partners who will work directly with your event planner to arrange all food and beverage, event details and seating arrangements.

Bearfoot Bistro

Patrick Griffin
604.932.3433 ext. 3

Four Seasons Resort Whistler

Georgia Seretis

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Stephanie Wettlaufer, CMP

Whistler Cooks

Hilarie Cousar

Culinary Capers Catering and Special Events

Sarah MacKenzie

The Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler

Régine Brucks