Choose the historic 1873 Pirie House at the Dundas Museum and Archives for your next event.
This warm, inviting, bright and accessible space is a perfect for private functions, special events, public lectures, rehearsals, performances and meetings.
The space features large historic windows, regularly changing local art exhibits and a presentation technology suite to meet all your needs.
Established in 1956, the private, non-profit Dundas Museum & Archives preserves, interprets, exhibits, and provides access to the artifacts and archives of the people, families, organizations, and businesses in Dundas and area. The Museum is fully accessible and the galleries are free of charge. Facility rentals support the operation and ongoing development and delivery of programs at the Museum.
|Permitted Uses||Performance, Rehearsal, Special Event, Class, Audition, Photo Shoot, Video/Film Shoot, Screening, Reading, Meeting, Studio Art, Exhibition, Audio Recording|
|Disciplines||Dance, Music, Theatre, Film, Visual Art|
|Restrictions On Use||The Museum facilities will be made available to individuals, groups and organizations meeting for purposes outside of the Museum’s mandated programming to an extent consistent with the need for safety and integrity of the Museum and its collection.|
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|How To Book||
Basic information and pictures of the space can be found on our website: https://dundasmuseum.ca/about-us/facility-rentals/
To book the space, please contact the Museum at 905.627.7412 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org - indicating the date, time and purpose of your proposed rental.
|Hours Of Operation||Monday - Closed Tuesday -10am - 4:30pm Wednesday - 10am - 4:30pm Thursday - 10am - 8pm Friday - 10am - 4:30pm Saturday - 1pm - 4pm Sunday - Closed Rentals may be arranged for times outside of the Museum's typical hours of operation.|
|Rental Policy||1. The rental space will be reserved for the hours indicated in the rental agreement. 2. No food or drink is permitted in the Gallery spaces. Eating and drinking are allowed in the Education Centre and in the Atrium. 3. Setup and clean up must be included in my scheduled rental time. There will be no setup or clean up outside of the times listed in the rental agreement. 4. All garbage, recyclables, and food-related waste is the responsibility of the renter and must be taken away from the Museum at the rental conclusion. 5. The rental space will be returned to the general condition of cleanliness and repairs in which it was found, ensuring no residual food or beverage products. 6. Decorations will only be adhered with painters tape. 7. There will be no smoking, candles, or open flame of any kind on the Museum’s grounds. 8. Use of the Museum’s standard tables and chairs are included in the rental fee. Other kitchenware (china, cutlery, linens) are available at an additional cost and must be arranged beforehand.|
|Cancellation Policy||Cancellations made more than 10 business days in advance of an event will be refunded their entire damage deposit and their booking deposit less 10% for processing. Cancellations made less than 10 business days prior to event will not be refunded (damage deposit will be refunded). The Dundas Historical Society Museum reserves the right to cancel any booking with full refund provided.|
|Open to last minute space requests.||true|
|Booking Requirements||Deposit, Membership|
|Rental Personnel||On site manager, Rates include some or all personnel, Rates include some or all equipment|
|Payment Types||Cash, Check, Credit card|
|Other Allowed Activities||Street shoes, Alcohol permitted|
|Space Dimensions||945.0 sqft|
|Space Features||Air-conditioned, Heated, Privacy|
|Technology||Cell service, Internet access, WiFi, Free WiFi access. Overhead HD projection to 110" retractable screen.In-ceiling speaker system audio, VGA, HDMI inputs|
|Seating||Flexible seating, 90 padded folding chairs without arms available.|
|Lighting||Fluorescent, Natural lighting/windows|
|Furniture||Chairs, Podium, Tables|
|Instruments and Accessories||-|
|Audio Equipment||Sound system, Microphone, MP3/auxiliary input, CD player, Amplifier|
|Video/Film Equipment||Digital projector, Projection screen, DVD player|
|Studio Arts/Maker Equipment||-|
|Virtual Tour||Click here to view a virtual tour of the space.|
|Additional Accessibility Info||https://dundasmuseum.ca/about-us/accessibility/|
|Parking||Street parking, Bike rack|
|Accessibility||ADA or AODA compliant, Accessible without stairs, Elevator, Lobby and house, Patron restrooms|
|Audience Services||Restrooms, Lobby|
This space was last updated on Tuesday, July 09, 2019 at 9:46AM