Space Rental


The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is the perfect venue for your next event.

Whether you are looking for an event space for a company meeting, smaller meeting facilities for a cocktail reception, or a wedding venue, our unique rental space can be customized to fit your needs. Whatever the occasion, we can assist in making it spectacular! The National Czech & Slovak Museum & Library is the premier space rental option in Cedar Rapids, IA.

About our Space:

Digital Wedding Guide
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall Rental

The decor is art nouveau inspired and holds up to 200 seated at round tables or 240 seated in theater style rows. The hall has state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment and internet access. It can be divided into two rooms–Hruska or Mitvalsky. This space is perfect for hosting your wedding or corporate event.

Rozek Grand Hall Rental

This space can accommodate 100 people seated at round tables or 180 seated in theater style rows, with views of our elegant chandelier and high ceilings.

Hemphill Theater Rental

The Theater has 51 permanently affixed seats (plus room for wheelchairs)–ideal for presentations and film screenings

Naxera Terrace Rental

The Terrace has a wonderful view of the Cedar River and Museum garden area–ideal for cocktail receptions.
Two outdoor tent areas can be rented and can each accommodate a tent up to 60 ft X 100 ft.

Included in the Space Rental Fee

  • Experienced coordinators provided from start to finish
  • Setup and teardown included
  • Tables, chairs, and staging

Other Features

  • Full service bar with bartenders
  • Bridal party dressing room provided for on-site weddings
  • Book your rehearsal dinner and receive special discounts
  • Discounted admission to galleries available
  • No service fees

Facility Features

  • Colorful, elegant interiors
  • Beautiful areas for photos and videography
  • Audiovisual equipment and internet access
  • Complimentary indoor and outdoor parking
  • Handicap accessibility
Room Name 
Square Footage 
Seating – Theater Style
Seating – Banquet Style
(at rounds of 8)
Rozek Grand Hall 2548 sq. ft. 180 ppl100 ppl
WFLA/ZCBJ Heritage Hall 3542 sq. ft. 240 ppl  200 ppl 
Hruska Room 1757 sq. ft. 100 ppl  96 ppl 
Mitvalsky Room 1968 sq. ft. 120 ppl  120 ppl 
Hemphill Theater 828 sq. ft. 51 ppl  N/A 
Naxera Terrace  2880 sq. ft. N/A  100 ppl 
Rockwell Collins Amphitheater  Varies  100 ppl  N/A 
Clock Tower Garden  Varies  Varies  Varies 
Outdoor Tent Space  Varies  Varies  Varies 


Corporate or nonprofit events
Weddings and social events


Bethany Freeman
Meeting & Event Manager
319.362.8500 x217

Preferred Caterers

Select from the best*

Dostal Catering
Hy-Vee Wilson Avenue SW
Popoli Ristorante
A Touch of Class Banquets & Catering
Winifred’s Catering

*NCSML has a list of preferred caterers that are permitted in our facility that we selected for their quality, service and knowledge of the NCSML’s policies. No exceptions will be allowed. Lessee must hire a caterer directly off this list.

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