Facility Rental

Thank you for considering the BMI for your special event, meeting, or celebration. Our waterfront campus offers a breathtaking view of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor and free on-site parking for your guests.

To check availability or make an appointment for a site visit, please contact Kelley Edelmann at kedelmann@thebmi.org or 410.727.4808 x132.

Join us for our Wedding Open House on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019, 5:30-8:00pm and find everything you need to plan the perfect event, from caterers to photographers and florists. FREE to attend, no pre-registration needed, free parking.

Decker Gallery and Industry Terrace

The Alonso G. Decker Gallery offers a unique and historic backdrop for corporate events, cocktail receptions, banquets, fundraisers, reunions, weddings, Bar or Bat Mitzvahs, and anniversary parties.

This museum gallery accommodates 300 guests for a seated, served event; 250 seated with space for a dance floor and food stations; and 500 or more for cocktail reception service.

A floor-to-ceiling wall of windows and a beautiful brick terrace afford a spectacular view of the Inner Harbor. The Decker Gallery is available from 6:00 pm to midnight.

Pavilion and Point

Our Open-Air Pavilion has an unforgettable waterfront setting, perfect for any event from a casual crab feast or family picnic to a formal wedding ceremony and reception.

The pavilion accommodates 300 seated guests or many more for cocktail reception service; additional space is available on the adjoining waterfront point. Clear walls can be lowered during inclement weather. The pavilion is available from 6:00 pm to midnight.

Museum Galleries

We are happy to open our exhibition galleries, including the Machine Shop and Cannery, Garment Loft, or Print Shop, for your guests during the first two hours of your event for an additional fee. Guided tours can also be arranged.

Free Parking

Our parking lot offers your guests onsite parking at no additional charge. Additional parking is located on the street.

Catering Your Event

We are pleased to offer you an Approved Caterers list. Only an Approved Caterer may provide food, alcohol, and non-alcoholic beverage service at the Baltimore Museum of Industry. A list of our Approved Caterers is located here.

For more information, including rental rates, please contact Kelley at kedelmann@thebmi.org or 410.727.4808 x132.

Wedding Open House 

Join us for the Baltimore Museum of Industry’s annual Wedding Open House on Tuesday, January 8, 2019 from 5:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. offering local couples an opportunity to connect with wedding professionals.  Everything you need to plan the perfect event: caterers, DJs, florists, photographers, and more.  Explore our beautiful and historic waterfront setting, ideal for your big day.  FREE admission, no pre-registration, and free onsite parking.

Buy-A-Brick Program

Commemorate the important people and events in your life and help preserve our region’s industrial heritage. Order a personalized brick to be place in the Baltimore Waterfront Promenade at the BMI. Complete the order form and return it with your check or credit card information. Contact kedelmann@thebmi.org for more information.





Sign Up for BMI Email Updates!

Thank you - you have successfully subscribed!