The Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, one of the city's most beautiful venues, is available for private use to individuals, non-profit organizations, and corporations. The Kemper staff will work with you to ensure a successful and unforgettable event. Whether it be a wedding, a reception, a reunion, or fundraiser, the Museum's many spaces transform into the perfect space to suit your needs. Easy access and free parking combined with stunning architecture and contemporary art make it the ideal location.

To explore your options, contact Betty Kindler, special events coordinator, at 816-457-6114 or


Modern and Sophisticated, wow your guests at Kemper Museum! The Museum along with Café Sebastienne offer various options for all size weddings and receptions. Combining dramatic architecture and world-class art with celebrated food, Kemper Museum makes your special day a sophisticated "experience" for all!

Kemper Museum has been awarded the Knot's "Best of Weddings" for 2015, 2016, and 2017. This year ONLY the top 2% of Kansas City area wedding vendors were awarded this prestigious honor. 

Visit our Event Space Photo Gallery for many more images.


Whether or not you choose Kemper Museum as the venue for your wedding ceremony, our dynamic space makes for a spectacular location for your reception and festivities that follow the formalities.  Imagine the stunning images of your wedding party, friends, and family celebrating your new life surrounded by beautiful art and architecture.

Visit our Event Space Photo Gallery for many more images.


Kemper Museum’s Café Sebastienne will work with you to create a menu for your needs, from first-class passed hors d'oeuvres to five-course meals. All food, beverage, service, and rental fees are to be arranged and billed separately through Café Sebastienne. Café Sebastienne is the exclusive caterer for events at Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art.

Visit our Event Space Photo Gallery to view images.