The museum is a great place to hold an indoor or outdoor event. Facilities are available for rent by the hour or day.
We can accommodate up to 60 people for all indoor group events. Reservations include the use of the Museum facilities, and may include a private tour for your group. Contact us for rates and availability:
Just minutes from downtown Hillsboro, our woodland settings and beautiful mineral displays offer a unique, relaxing backdrop for all your events, including banquets, seminars, workshops, company picnics, or commercial presentations. Our staff is experienced at handling a wide variety of events, so let us help you ensure your event is an unforgettable success.
The museum does not provide catering services, but can offer several recommendations for local caterers. To request more information regarding reservations, deposits, and rental agreements, please contact us using the form below.
Themed Events, Auctions, and Casino Nights
The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals has accommodated a wide variety of special events, fundraisers, and parties. Please use the contact form below for more information on bringing your special event to the museum.
$250 per hour
12 hour special rate for all-day events – $2500
Facility Rental Contact Form
To schedule an event or rent the Rice Northwest Museum facilities for your next special occasion, please call 503-647-2418 or use the form below. Please note that your event is not confirmed on your requested date until you have written confirmation from the Rice Museum.