Event Space Rentals

Event Space Rentals at Union Station

Arvin Gottlieb Planetarium 

This space does not allow food and beverage inside. A secondary location must be utilized to set up food and drink. Rehearsals must be coordinated and discussed with your events teams.

Space Overview

An Out of this World Experience

One of the most unique and visually stunning venues in Kansas City, our Planetarium hosts weddings, corporate presentations, live theater performances, and compelling lectures. You will have full access to our state-of-the-art dome projection technology and modern theatre setting as your guests enjoy themselves in a space that’s truly out of the world.

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The Space in Action

Weddings

Standard Rental

Flat Rate
$850
Event Length
Up to 3 Hours
Backdrops
Choose 1 of 5 Optional Backdrops for the Ceremony
Ceremony
No Scene or Lighting Changes During the Ceremony
Music
Provide Own Music Via 3.5mm Aux Cord
All Evening Hours after 5pm
Option to extend rental into operating hours $250 up charge per public show slot cancelled –11am-4pm hourly slots

Custom Rental

Flat Rate
$1,300
Event Length
Up to 5 Hours
Backdrops
Choose Unlimited Static Fulldome Backdrops
Video or Slideshow
Choose up to Two Video Backdrops/Slideshows
Music, Lighting, and Video Cues
Programmed and Operated by Planetarium Staff
All Evening Hours Available After 5pm
Option to extend rental into operating hours $250 up charge per public show slot cancelled –11am-4pm hourly slots

Business Meetings

Standard Rental-Half Day

Flat Rate
$850
Event Length
Up to 3 Hours
Daytime Hours
6am-12pm
All Evening Hours Available After 5pm
Option to extend rental into operating hours $250 up charge per public show slot cancelled –11am-4pm hourly slots

Custom- Full Day

Full Day
$2,000
Event Length
All Day – 6 am-midnight  (8 hours total)
Programming Options
All custom programming options available

About

Why host your event at Union Station?

From hosting business conferences to your life’s special moments, celebrate it all in a unique and historic destination with spaces that are both highly functional and aesthetically magnificent. Our venue rental team will assist you in booking the perfect space, leveraging available technology, and bringing the right partners to the table. We’ll also support your planning team as all the details come together for your successful meeting, reception, gala, trade show, or special event. Historic Union Station is the perfect location for all of life’s events.

Frequently Asked Questions

Ready to book your event, or have additional questions that weren’t answered here?

Union Station Events Team

[email protected]
913.626.6706

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