Private Event Venue

The Flagler Museum offers a variety of venue options to consider for your Private Member Event.

Completed in 1902, this 75-room Beaux-Arts palace was hailed by the New York Herald as "More wonderful than any palace in Europe, grander and more magnificent than any other private dwelling in the world..." Today, Whitehall is a National Historic Landmark and museum where memories and experiences of a lifetime are enjoyed by the Members who host private events on site.  Whitehall offers a variety of striking venues, each filled with breathtaking splendor and enduring architectural design.

Private Event Venues

Contact the Flagler Museum Member Services Team

The Museum’s Member Services Team is available to assist you with learning more about hosting an event. When contacting us, please include your name, phone number, and email address. Please call (561) 655-2833 ext. 12

The Grand Hall

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Impress your guests in true Gilded Age style by welcoming them in Whitehall’s spacious Grand Hall, the largest room in any Gilded Age mansion. Its size and beauty make it the perfect introduction to an evening of elegance.

Guests may also explore the Museum’s historic rooms on the first floor, taking in the Museum's collections and Whitehall's rich history.

Grand Hall Photo Tour

The Courtyard

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The tranquility of the Courtyard’s lush green garden is broken only by the soft bubbling of the central marble fountain, a 1902 reproduction of the famous "Venus" fountain that graces the Boboli Gardens in Florence.

This space is a perfect location for an intimate photo session on the day of your event.

Click here to learn about the Courtyard on our Virtual Tour.

The Courtyard Photo Tour

The West Room, Lake Room, and Lake Room Terrace


Featuring a refined Mediterranean ambiance, the West Room and adjacent Lake Room are impressive in scale and appearance. These venues are ideal for hosting a wedding ceremony, a reception, or both. The Lake Room is the perfect location for a more intimate Event.

The Lake Terrace, adjacent to the Lake Room, is situated along the Intracoastal Waterway with stunning views of the West Palm Beach skyline. This lovely outdoor space is great for photos or as a tented outdoor venue.

The Cocoanut Grove


When Henry Flagler first visited this area, he was very impressed with the massive Cocoanut Grove that covered thousands of acres on the east side of Lake Worth. To him it seemed like he had discovered paradise.

Today, Whitehall’s World Famous Cocoanut Grove is the only reminder of what Palm Beach once looked like. Its lush tropical atmosphere overlooking Lake Worth is an ideal venue for all kinds of gatherings.

Adjacent to the Cocoanut Grove is Whitehall’s South Porch, which may be utilized in conjunction with the Grove as a covered space.

The Flagler Kenan Pavilion


The Flagler Kenan Pavilion evokes the opulence and grandeur of a turn-of-the-century Beaux-Arts railway palace and is the home to Henry Flagler’s private Railcar No. 91. Its stunning panoramic views of the Intracoastal Waterway and its marvelous interior make it the perfect setting for a private dinner, reception, or a wedding ceremony.

The Flagler Kenan Pavilion’s terrace, overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway and the West Palm Beach skyline ideal for a variety of gatherings.

Capacity: 220

Flagler Kenan Pavilion Photo Tour

The Boardroom Suite


The Flagler Museum’s Boardroom Suite is the ideal place to host board meetings, intimate dinners, and small receptions.

The Boardroom Suite is made up of the Study, Yellow Room, Conference Room, dry bar, and small kitchen. The latest in technology incorporated into the Boardroom design makes possible meetings and presentations of all kinds possible.