MUSEUMS & CULTURAL SPACES

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

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OVERVIEW

SHEDD AQUARIUM

 

Hosting your event at Shedd Aquarium allows us to offer you one of the most unique experiences for special events in the city. We can host corporate events, social events and even weddings. From stunning views of the Chicago skyline to world-class cuisine, all while guests are surrounded by the beauty and wonder of aquatic life, an event at Shedd Aquarium is truly unforgettable.

 
 

Nearby Attractions

Lake Michigan

Navy Pier

VENUE INFO

Location
 

1200 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL

60605

Accessibility & Parking


Closest Airport: Chicago Midway and O'Hare International Airport

Car
Bus
Train
Subway/Metro

Valet Parking (Paid)
Onsite Parking Lot (Paid)

Nearby Parking Structure(s) (Paid)

Support


Business Hours
Email
Phone
Dedicated Event Manager

Languages

 

English

Event Spaces

3 Event Spaces Available for a Full Takeover

Capacity*


Reception Max: 1,600 attendees

Reception Min: 50 attendees

Seated Max: 800 attendees

Seated Min: 50 attendees

Event Types

 

Awards Ceremonies
Cocktail/Networking Receptions
Conferences
Premieres/Opening Events
Product Launches/Promo Events
Executive/Corporate Retreats
Seminars/Workshops
Trade Shows/Expos
Training/Team Building
Wedding/Social Events

 

ROOMS & VIRTUAL TOURS

 

AMENITIES

AV & Lighting
 

Microphones
Projector
Projector Screen

Catering
 

In-House Catering Required
Onsite Kitchen
In-House Liquor License

Design & Decor
 

In-House Linens
In-House Chairs
In-House Tables
In-House Cutlery
In-House Dishes
Branding Opportunities
Carpet
Cement Floor

Planning & Production
 

Dedicated Event Manager
Banquet Captain
Full Service Staff

Venue
 

ADA Compliant
Balcony
Patio
Water Views
Men's Bathrooms
Women's Bathrooms
Unisex Bathrooms

Other
 

Partial Buyout
Full Venue Buyout

WiFi (Free)

Latest Event End: 12:00 am

 

SAFETY & SECURITY

COVID-19 Prevention
 

Sanitation Stations
Individually Packaged F&B
Socially Distant Floor Plans
Onsite First-Aid

Security
 

In-House Security Team

 

INDUSTRY & AWARDS

Awards & Recognition
 

Mary Hogan, Senior Events Planner

Top 1,000 Event Professionals in the U.S. (BizBash)

Accreditation
 

GBAC STAR Accredited

 

bizba.sh/shedd  |  event@sheddaquarium.org  |  (312) 692-3275

1200 SOUTH LAKE SHORE DRIVE  |  CHICAGO, IL 60605

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