Vista Room

Vista Room

A flexible event space perfect for daytime functions and elegant evening receptions.

Featuring a mural of the Gervais Street Bridge painted by local artist Blue Sky, the Vista Room is a multipurpose room that holds up to 200 people in a variety of seating arrangements for conferences, meals or evening receptions.

For larger evening events, consider adding on the Mezzanine to increase space and capacity.

Need space for multiple meetings? Add on the Gervais St. Room and the Huger St. Room.

Our museum special events team is ready to help make your event memorable. Submit a Reservation Request Form below to book your date or send us an email to set up an appointment to see our spaces.

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Phone: 803.898.4901

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Vista Room Information

Special Features


Customizable lighting

Adjacent to the Crescent Cafe and Mezzanine

AV equipment and WIFI

Space Details


Availability: Daytime, evening

Size: 2,500 sq. ft.

Capacity: 175 seated; 200 reception

Rental Reservation Request

Thank you for your interest in hosting an event at the South Carolina State Museum. Please Note: Completion of this form does not guarantee a reservation. Allow 1-2 business days for a response from an events staff representative to reply. Business hours are Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. with tours offered by appointment only.