Laumeier offers unique indoor and outdoor rental spaces set among the Park’s 105 acres and 60 large-scale sculptures, for anywhere from 50–500 guests! Laumeier is perfect for wedding ceremonies, receptions, showers, rehearsal dinners, corporate meetings and events, family reunions, picnics and similar affairs. Photo opportunities are endless!
Outdoor spaces include the romantic Leaf Pavilion or Heartland Garden, the rustic Moss Shelter, the sculpture-studded Estate House Lawn & Terrace and the Way Field. Indoor options include the historic 1917 Estate House, featuring the Fireplace Room, Tile Room and Outdoor Terrace, and the contemporary Aronson Fine Arts Center Gallery.
Laumeier Membership required for event rentals.
Interested in a private clay workshop with family, friends or colleagues? Private parties are located in the Kranzberg Education Lab's Staenberg Family Foundation Clay Lab. Contact the Education Department at 314.615.5268 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and pricing.
On + Off the Wheel
Work with clay on or off the wheel, or take turns so everyone experiences the best of both worlds! Create functional and decorative clay pieces using both hand building and wheel throwing techniques following an instructor demonstration; select from a variety of glazes to complete your piece. Possible projects include cups, bowls, vases, tiles, plates and sculptures. BYOW (bring your own wine!); light snacks are provided. Pick up your finished piece at Laumeier the following week. 8-person minimum / 16-person maximum
Wine + Wheel with Friends
Create with clay while sipping cabernet or chardonnay! Gather your friends to try your hands at the potter’s wheel in a relaxed, fun and light-hearted environment. Make wheel-thrown objects including cups, bowls or vases following an instructor demonstration; select from a variety of glazes to complete your piece. BYOW (bring your own wine!); light snacks are provided. Pick up your finished piece at Laumeier the following week. 8-person requirement