Private Event Rentals FAQ
With an award-winning view of the Chicago skyline and unique spaces, the Adler provides a memorable venue for your wedding or any private event. Whether an event seated for 50 or a reception for 1,200, your guests will be dazzled by everything the Adler has to offer.
Please contact us if you have questions that are not answered here or if you would like to make an appointment to see the space in person.
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January – March
Corporate 4 Hours - $3,500
Social 5 Hours - $4,000
April – November
Sundays – Thursdays $5,500
Small Groups: Under 100 guests is $2,500, Sundays – Thursdays
Non-Profit Events: 30% discount off our standard pricing
Catering & Other Vendors
Food For Thought is the exclusive caterer of the Adler Planetarium. You are welcome to bring in vendors for décor, floral, lighting, entertainment, etc.
Guest Count Minimum: 150 minimum guest count, Saturday’s June-October.
Events may begin at 6 or 6:30 pm (depending on time of year). All events must end by 1 am.
Standard set up time is included in the venue fee. Exhibits and sky shows are based on staff availability.
The lot closest to the Adler is owned and operated by Soldier Field. The Adler is not responsible for parking arrangements. For parking call 312.771.2046.