Put your event into overdrive! The Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum is the perfect venue for all of your special events. At 78,000 square feet, we are also one of the few event venues in the Philadelphia area that can comfortably accommodate groups of 1000 people (seated) or up to 2000 people. We also have two upstairs conference rooms for smaller corporate meetings, sales meetings, seminars and luncheons.
Since our opening in June 2008, we have hosted hundreds of events including Weddings, Fundraisers, Birthday Parties, Corporate Networking Events, Corporate Meetings, Trade Shows, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs, Anniversary Parties, Retirement Parties, Sales Presentations, Car Club Meetings, Car Shows and more.
The museum space is very adaptable and partitions are available to section off areas. So whether you are looking to throw a large birthday party or celebrate your wedding in a more intimate setting, we can provide you with exactly the right amount of space to make your event a success. Whether you have 20 or 2000 guests, you will have full use of the entire museum to thrill your friends, family and colleagues with a world famous car collection as the backdrop.
We have free parking for hundreds of vehicles on our 3-acre parking lot, with valet parking available at an additional cost. Tables and chairs will be provided for groups up to 246 free of charge.
Events by Bryce’s Catering
As a leading corporate and private caterer on the Main Line and in Philadelphia, Bryce’s Catering Company has been by providing high quality cuisine combined with beautiful, creative presentation, impeccable personal service, and flawless execution for over 15 years. Whether you are planning a corporate luncheon, a casual get together, formal dinner party, a cocktail reception or a sit down wedding, Bryce’s Catering Company can handle all of the particulars to ensure that your next engagement will be truly distinctive and memorable.
The Main Exhibit Space
The main exhibit space is one of the largest event rental spaces in the Philadelphia market, with seating capacity for up to 500 guests and 750 standing. There is plenty of space to include room for bars, buffets, a dance floor & band stand. The Main exhibit space with its extra-large capacity makes it the ideal venue to host a large wedding reception. Fundraising events will also be a hit since the room has a stage for auctions or presentations and plenty of space for seating.
The Mille Miglia Cafe
The Mille Miglia Cafe is the most intimate space at Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum. It is located right on the main exhibit floor, ringed by artistically arranged car exhibits, making for a beautiful and unique wedding venue or birthday party space that is sure to impress your guests. Featuring an Italian-style piazza setting with outdoor café tables, guests can dine in style while enjoying the priceless, fascinating automobiles at close range. This space is ideal for large or small events as the cafe can comfortably accommodate anywhere from 250-300 people.
Upstairs Meeting Rooms: The Alfa Romeo Room
The Alfa Romeo Room is a large, open conference room with an outside window wall looking out on Norwitch Drive. A 16-seat boardroom table (permanent) with tall-back swivel armchairs occupies the opposite wall with windows overlooking the main exhibit space. The room has plenty of space for a casual lunch or catered dinner.
Upstairs Meeting Rooms: The Bugatti Room
The Bugatti Room is a large, private meeting room sealed off from exterior views. It is internet/AV ready and with no outdoor light obstruction, makes the perfect corporate event space for holding interactive video presentations. The room also has ample space for a casual lunch or catered dinner.