Event Spaces

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Midway Plaisance (Photo by Robert Kozloff)

Our beautiful event spaces in Ida Noyes Hall capture the historic style and feel of the University of Chicago's diverse architecture and decor. With panoramic views of the historic Midway Plaisance and Rockefeller Chapel, our event spaces are the perfect location for banquets, weddings, lectures, and other formal events. For additional information on the event spaces in Ida Noyes Hall click on the link below. 

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To browse the event services and support offered by our office, see Event Services. If you are ready to make your reservation, proceed directly to our Reservations page.


Ida Noyes Hall

Event Space Dimensions Banquet Stand-up Reception Theater Style Conference Stlye Catering Prep Space?
Cloister Club 88' x 44' 250 250 300 Yes
Lounge 51' x 25' 80 80 80 40 Yes
Library 43' x 29' 100 100 100 40 Yes
Meeting Room 117 13' x 11' 10 No
Max Palevsky Cinema 475 No
East Lounge 34' x 26' 80 80 80 30 No
West Lounge 43' x 30' 100 100 100 30 No
Theatre 64' x 29' 140 200 200 60 Yes

Please note there are no full service catering kitchens in Ida Noyes Hall.  However, we do offer catering prep areas for a few spaces.