Rent Lindsay Wildlife Museum

Rent the museum

The stunning modern architecture and light, airy ambiance make the Lindsay Wildlife Museum a unique spot for special celebrations. We proudly offer the following sites for your next special event.

Thomas J. Long Exhibit Hall

Located on the upper level, this 5,000-square-foot hall displays live, non-releasable California wild animals. A charismatic combination of eye-catching architecture and wildlife themes makes the exhibit hall a dramatic setting for corporate events, cocktail receptions, dinners and small weddings. Standard pricing is $2,000 for an evening.

Classrooms

Two 500 square foot classrooms are available. Each can accommodate up to 30 guests and is equipped with blackboards and bulletin boards. Standard pricing is $25/hour.

Community room (lower level exhibit hall)

Situated on the lower level of the facility with its own private entrance, this 2,500-square-foot room has an unusual focal point - a life-size model of Mt. Diablo's Balancing Rock. Covered with native flora and fauna, rising two stories through an opening in the ceiling and surrounded by a semi-circular wall of windows overlooking Larkey Park, Balancing Rock is a stunning site. 100 guests can comfortably be seated at the round tables provided or up to 175 guests can be seated theater style. Standard pricing is $80 - $100/hour.

Rental costs and capacity

Rental costs will depend on your rental category, which room is used, date of rental, length of rental, miscellaneous fees (e.g. alcohol, equipment) and any applicable cleaning /damage fees. The minimum rental period is two hours. Rates are per hour, not prorated for a portion of an hour. Please contact the operations director for specific prices, capacity and additional information.