Reading Public Museum (Catered by Masterpiece Events)

Reading Public Museum (Catered by Masterpiece Events)
500 Museum Road
Reading, PA 19611
phone: 610-371-5850 x235

Thank you for your interest in weddings at the Reading Public Museum, undeniably the most beautiful and unique setting for marriage celebrations in Berks County. From the distinctiveness of our Neag Planetarium to the elegance of our Art Galleries, we have a venue that will not only personify your vision as a bride, but also fits your budget. Whether you have 30 guests or 250, the various venues of the Reading Public Museum will provide you the lavishness, exclusivity and inspiration to create the wedding of your dreams. Our event staff is highly experienced in the wedding arena and will work with you to ensure that your special day is nothing less than perfect. If you’re looking for a venue that will impress, no need to spend big dollars or travel long distances. The most memorable spot is right next door at the Reading Public Museum. Make it Memorable! Make your wedding a masterpiece!

The Museum

Built in the mid- 1920’s , The Museum proper is brimming with historic architecture, from our marbled-floor grand staircase to our century-old stained glass windows. Warm and inviting, our Atrium and Art Galleries, provide gorgeous backdrops for wedding ceremonies and receptions. Where else can you dine among the priceless artwork of history’s most renowned painters or say your vows as the twilight sky radiates through a vaulted glass ceiling? You and your guests will have the chance to explore our galleries in a private, intimate setting, and witness firsthand the sheer magnificence of our collections.

Neag Planetarium

The largest and most popular planetarium between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh, the Neag Planetarium at the Reading Public Museum will surprise you in many, many ways. Recent lobby renovations and upgrades have made our Planetarium the most talked about wedding and special events venue in town. With the ability to treat your guests to a party under the stars (literally!), this space has captured the hearts of Reading area brides for years. Equipped with state-of-the-art audio and visual technologies, the possibilities for entertaining are endless. Say “I do” beneath the glow of the midnight sky, then party the night away in style.

Stone Terrace

The Stone Terrace at the Reading Public Museum is undeniably the most beautiful and elegant tented venue in Greater Reading. Situated on the twenty-five acres of our historic Arboretum, the Stone Terrace is a simply stunning milieu for weddings and receptions. With views of the Wyomissing Creek, our lush botanical gardens, and the majestic Atrium of The Museum proper, our 40’ x 80’ tent will seat up to 175 people with space for a dance floor. The Stone Terrace is available for bookings from April through October. Treat your guests to a fabulous party in a fabulous outdoor space!

Masterpiece Events

Masterpiece Events is The Reading Public Museum’s exclusive in-house catering team. Let Masterpiece Events pamper you and your guests with modern and affordable Wedding Packages, which include full- service dinners or buffets. Your personal event planning consultant will help you personalize your wedding and guide you through an effortless process so you can actually sit-back, relax, and have fun at your wedding! Masterpiece Events has a dedicated and experienced team of hospitality professionals that are passionately committed to exceeding your expectations.

To book an event or for additional information contact:

Laura Oswald- Event Rental Coordinator

Phone: 610.371.5850 x 235


We encourage you to visit our Weddings page for additional information and pictures. Also find the Reading Public Museum on Facebook and Wedding Wire.