The Joyce Walley Room is our multipurpose venue. The space features 13-foot floor-to-ceiling windows making it the ideal location for receptions, meetings, workshops and family events. It has unparalleled views that look out over Vanier Park, English Bay, the West End, Stanley Park and the North Shore mountains through a panoramic wall
of glass.

Wedding Ceremony Capacity:
130 seated people

Wedding Reception Capacities:

90 seated people- 10 people, per table.  (round or square tables)

114 seated people-  3 rows, 38 seated per row (harvest-style)

200 people standing/cocktail-style

Included Furniture & AV:

  • Speaker’s podium with built-in microphone
  •  12 x 12 projector screen
  •  Additional audio channel (laptop or IPod plug-in)
  •  WIFI
  • Automated blinds
  • 6-ft. rectangular banquet tables
  • Black contemporary chairs (subject to availability)
  • (On-site projector available to rent for $100.00)

Included Amenities:

  • Event liaison
  • Security
  • Building services staff
  • Event storage space
  • Kitchen area
  • Signage and photo opportunities
  •  EasyPark group discount.

Rental Hours:  6:00am-12:00am (Sunday-Thursday)

                         6:00am-1:00am (Friday, Saturday)

*Please note: MOV Education programs run in rental spaces Monday-Friday from 10:00am-2:00pm. Please inquire for availability.


Catering & Alcohol: 

The Butler Did It Catering is the Museum of Vancouver’s preferred caterer.  However, clients are permitted to work with a caterer or their choice at no additional fee.


Please contact The Butler Did It Catering Co. directly for further information, pricing and menus: 

P: 604-739-3663


Or visit their website:

Alcohol is permitted in the Museum’s rental venues, however insurance is mandatory for any event.

We offer clients an insurance package including both general liability and host liquor liability licenses for any rented spaces, including our Garden Patio. ($160.00) If clients wish to bring in their own alcohol, no corkage fee will be charged.