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Guerin Pavilion, dramatic theater style set-up. Photo by Elon Schoenholz.
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Host a memorable event beneath the dramatic arches of the Guerin Pavilion. Photo by Elon Schoenholz.
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Open-air, patio dining in the Taper Courtyard's beautiful architectural setting. Photo by John Elder.
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Lovely outdoor, pre-function meeting space adjacent to Herscher Hall. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.
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Natural light fills the Herscher Hall atrium during a networking breakfast. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.
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Clean architectural lines compliment this silent auction setup adjacent to Ahmanson Hall. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.
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Perfect red carpet setup for a step and repeat press walk. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.
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Flexible seating and staging beneath a statement ceiling in the Ahmanson Hall. Photo by Bonnie Perkinson.
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Sleek board room with natural light and built-in AV. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.
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Serene setting and creative space for corporate training or conference. Photo by Bebe Jacobs.

Skirball Cultural Center

2701 North Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049 Get Directions


The Skirball Cultural Center offers hospitality in a distinctive architectural setting. Beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces accommodate gatherings of all sizes. To meet your event needs, the Skirball offers personalized service; state-of-the-art audiovisual, Internet, and lighting technologies; innovative on-site catering; full bar services; and complimentary parking. When planning an event at the Skirball, you will be supporting a nonprofit institution dedicated to serving the community.
The Skirball Cultural Center offers flexible indoor and outdoor event spaces on its beautiful 15-acre campus. Be among the first to create an unforgettable event in the Guerin Pavilion’s new 9,000-square-foot ballroom.
Memorable Moments
The Skirball Cultural Center opened its doors to the public in 1996. The modern architecture combined with the serene natural surroundings offer an oasis in which families, colleagues, and friends can gather in a spectacular setting.
“I thank you and your staff for, once again, providing us a welcoming and beautiful hillside haven to celebrate our annual Fall Gala.”—Children’s Literature Council of Southern California
“The Skirball Center is absolutely one of the best venues to host an event—bar none. The place itself is gorgeous, architecture-wise, design-wise, infrastructure-wise. The wait and serving staff are excellent and very easy to work with, and the event directors go above and beyond to make sure you have a spectacular event.”—Jay Bermudez, groom
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Space Max. Reception Capacity Max. Seated Capacity Sq. feet Floor Plan
Skirball Cultural Center: Entire Space 1,500 1,500 47,000
Ahmanson Ballroom & Guerin Courtyard 1,520 - 13,680
Ahmanson Ballroom 1,200 420 7,210
Cotsen Auditorium 617 617 7,210
Guerin Pavillion 1,833 670 9,166
Murphy Foyer & Bergreen Boardroom 275 120 1,972
Murphy Foyer 200 80 1,276
Bergreen Boardroom 75 40 696
Taper Courtyard & Haas Hospitality Center 1,700 730 12,850
Taper Courtyard 1,200 500 9,300
Magnin Auditorium 350 350 3,910
Haas Hospitality Center 500 230 3,550
Ziegler Amphitheater 300 300
Krasnow Terrace 300 200 3,560
Taube Courtyard 200 120 3,030
Ruby Gallery 200 100 1,940
Kalsman Terrace 130 80 1,660
Chais Classroom Wing 35 30 460
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