Receptions Private Events

What better place for your group to celebrate and entertain than surrounded by Texas history. Weddings and receptions, groups, civic and professional organizations, businesses and corporations will find the Texas Maritime Museum the ideal site for their special event.

Please complete and return to reserve your rental.


$75 per hour for private organizations.

Includes set-up and take-down time.

A $100 deposit required to secure the date, and will be applied to final bill upon inspection of the museum by the staff.

$50 per hour for 501(c)3 and 501(c)6 non-profit organizations.

A $100 deposit is required to secure the date and will be applied to the final bill upon inspection of the museum by the staff.

Rental fee is waived for retiring military or other military ceremonies.

The rental fee does not include table and chairs.

The Museum has eight, 8 foot banquet tables available for rent for $3 ea,

and metal folding chairs available for a rental fee of $.50 ea. 

All other equipment must be brought in.

There are no restrictions on vendors,

however the Museum has policies regarding the type of foods and beverages that may be served.

For a list of all policies and regulations please read the rental agreement.

For questions, or to reserve the Museum contact us at 361.729.1271.