Rent our Historic Rooms

Immerse yourself and your guests in a building, a history, and an ambiance that is uniquely Baltimore. There is no other building like this one in the city, in the state, or in the country. Designed by one of America’s premier early architects, the Peale center is open for special events and rentals (even during the renovation of its exterior), and offers up to 13,000 square feet of unique and inspiring historic rooms in a range of sizes and attributes. Contact us for a tour!

Example Rates

We know that your event is as unique as the Peale, and are happy to work with you to create a rental package that suits your needs and budget. Contact us about what you’re looking for!

“Pop-Up” Performance Rates

Floors and floors of winding stairs as seen from below inside the Peale Center.
The Peale Museum building was designed by one of America’s most notable architects, Robert Cary Long, Sr.

Lobby and theater only, 2 hour performance 1 hour setup, 1 hour break down, producer sells tickets and operates own box office. Site Manager included. Intended for Readings, Screening, Performance. Discount performance rates for non-profit or community events.

Friday/ Saturday Evening – $500 per night/ $800 for both (Discount: $375 per night / $600 for both)
Thursday/ Sunday – $400 per night (Discount: $300)
Monday/ Tues/ Wed – $250 per night (Discount: $200)

Full Week Theater Rates

Lobby and theater only, full week in space, with keys. Producer sells tickets and operates own box office. Site Manager not included.

Monday – Sunday rental – $1500
Two Week Rental, Monday – Sunday – $2500

Special Event Rates

Based on use of single floor, for 4 hours total event time + 1 hour setup and breakdown. Includes Site Manager. 

  • Friday/ Saturday Evening – $1250  (Discount: $900)
  • Thursday/ Sunday – $1000  (Discount: $750)
  • Monday/ Tues/ Wed – $750  (Discount: $550)

Film/ Video/ Photo Shoot Rates – No audience
Based on use of single floor, for 8 hours, 9am – 5pm, for photo/ film/ video shoot. No Site Manager.

  • Hourly, 10AM – 6PM $150
  • Full Day (8 hours, 9/10am – 5/6pm), Monday – Friday – $1000
  • Full Day (8 hours, 9/10am – 5/6pm), Saturday/ Sunday – $1200

Educational Single Room Rates

$50/ hr – 2 hr minimum