Located seven floors above Chicago’s historic Magnificent Mile, the Chicago Sports Museum is a premier event space that blends the luxury of Michigan Avenue with the city’s love for its legendary sports teams, creating an unparalleled Windy City experience. Enjoy an inventive culinary selection offering a wide variety of creative menus, including reception stations featuring a spin on American classics to formal multi-coursed dinner menus.
The Chicago Sports Museum, along with Harry Caray’s 7th Inning Stretch anchor the 7th floor of the historic Water Tower Place. The restaurant and Museum offer the ideal venue for events ranging from corporate meetings to mitzvahs to rehearsal dinners and weddings. Together, they combine to create a 23,000 square foot complex offering high-energy entertainment, state-of-the-art AV and upscale design. Rent it as an exclusive playground for receptions of 50 to 1,500 guests or for seated events of up to 300. Smaller event spaces within the Museum and restaurant are also available. With all this under one roof, the Chicago Sports Museum is the perfect space for work and play.
Total Capacity of Venue
MUSEUM 300 seated, 700 reception / PRIVATE DINING ROOM 50 seated, 75 reception / VENUE BUYOUT 500+ seated, 1200 reception
Private or Semi Private Space Available
Yes, we have both private and semi private space available.
Hall of Legends North: Receptions & Banquets, 75-100
Hall of Legends South: Receptions & Banquets, 75-100
Hall of Legends North & South: Receptions, 75-200 / Banquets, 150-200
Full Museum: Receptions, 150-400 / Banquets, 150-320
Clubhouse: Receptions, 30-75 / Banquets, 20-50
Upper Deck: Receptions, 30-50 / Banquets, 20-40
Full Facility Buyout: Based on set-up needs up to 1,500.
We have a beautiful view of the lakefront and Navy Pier.
Our most Important Target Market is?
Groups of 50-1500 looking for a unique “Chicago” experience for their private event in one of the city’s most exciting venues.
We are most proud of our ability to?
Combine excellent food, service and atmosphere with state-of-the-art interactive experiences
We are famous with customers for our ability to?
Impress guests with our unique collection of priceless Chicago sports memorabilia as well as many exciting interactive games and challenges that bring guests together.
Unlike our competition, we offer customers?
One stop shopping—food, bar, service, audio visual equipment, dj booth, dance floor, stage are all available at our venue.
We would like our customers to tell their friends that we provide the best?
Sports entertainment and dining experience
Our company enhances customer lives by offering?
A memorable event experience
We offer our customers the best?
A unique and interactive Chicago experience
"Very professional staff. Several guests mentioned this to me at the event. The professional staff made me look good." - FBI event chair “…one-of-a-kind experience at Harry Caray’s Chicago Sports Museum & 7th Inning Stretch…exceptional treatment that we received. The delicious meal, the unique space, and the courteous staff were all recognized and appreciated elements of your generous hospitality. We were proud to hold our luncheon at your outstanding venue.” – John C. Chikow, President & CEO of the Magnificent Mile Association.
Our Private Dining Manager of Chicago Sports Museum will be happy to help. Please fill out the form below:
835 N. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611
Neighborhood: North Michigan Avenue
Capacity: MUSEUM 300 seated, 700 reception / PRIVATE DINING ROOM 50 seated, 75 reception / VENUE BUYOUT 500+ seated, 1200 reception