- Meeting Rooms: 4
- Largest Meeting Room: 3,744 sq. ft.
- Minimum Occupancy: 1
- Maximum Occupancy: 400
Experience the Magic of the Castle! There is no Twin Cities setting like the American Swedish Institute, a museum and cultural center which opened in 1928 which retains its historic charm. With constantly changing art exhibitions, the award-winning FIKA Café, a destination-worthy ASI Museum Store and the accommodating professionalism of Slate and Stone Catering, we provide an unforgettable backdrop to your special gathering, meeting, reception or celebration. Our campus offers one-of-a-kind spaces for groups of various sizes including the Castle-like Turnblad Mansion and the Scandinavian modern Nelson Cultural Center which encompasses a banquet hall, conference rooms and a stunning outdoor courtyard and terrace. Choose from award-winning menu options ranging from innovative American to New Nordic cuisine and rely on our impressive private group services for your event. Visit ASImn.org/about-us/facility-rental or call to tour: 612-870-3668.
- 2600 Park Avenue
- Minneapolis, MN 55407
- Phone: 612.871.4907
- Fax: 612.871.8682
- Group Rates
- In-House Catering
- Liquor Service
Mansion Grand Hall, Salon & Den
The main floor of the historic Turnblad Mansion is available for viewing and/or cocktail receptions with bar service and passed hors d'oeuvres. The upper floors feature exhibit space that may be open for viewing.
Configuration Occupancy Reception 150
Occupancy: 5 - 120
Square Footage: 1,400
Paulson Hall features a baby-grand piano, built-in sound, projector and screen.
Configuration Occupancy Banquet/Rounds 80 Theater 120
Occupancy: 5 - 25
Classrooms are equipped with white boards and either conference or open-square set ups.
Configuration Occupancy Conference 25
Stuga is our "little Swedish cabin in the woods". This space features Swedish themed decor and is perfect for a cozy breakfast, lunch or dinner.
Larson Hall, Promenade & Terrace
Occupancy: 50 - 400
Square Footage: 3,744
1100 square feet of pre-function space and an outdoor terrace included. Larson Hall is equipped with a built-in screen, projector and sound system. This space features natural light with shades and black-out capability.
Configuration Occupancy Banquet/Rounds 280 Theater 300 Reception 400
Only available during closed hours, the NCC Courtyard is nestled between the modern Nelson Cultural Center and the historic Turnblad Mansion. This space is perfect for large cocktail receptions or sit down dinners. It features natural landscaping with cafe and twinkle lights.
Configuration Occupancy Banquet/Rounds 200 Theater 250 Reception 800
only available during closed hours
Folke Bernadotte Conference Room
Occupancy: 5 - 50
Square Footage: 988
equipped with built-in screen, projector, sound system, white boards and natural light
Configuration Occupancy Banquet/Rounds 48 Conference 28 U-Shape 22 Theater 60
Nelson Cultural Center
Two floors of space including FIKA Cafe, Larson Hall, Promenade and Hopper Terrace. This space features a grand staircase and floor-to-ceiling windows along one wall.
Configuration Occupancy Reception 700