Facility & Event Rental

Rentals At Neu Kirche

Neu Kirche Contemporary Art Center’s facilities are available for event hire for private gatherings. We’re located in Pittsburgh’s dynamic Northside just minutes from downtown. Neu Kirche’s historic building offers a unique space well-suited to host a wide range of events for parties up to 220 guest (150 seated) including:

-Private events
-Corporate meetings

-Performance space
-Speaking engagements
-Alumni gatherings
-Photo, video, and film shoots

Event Hire & Rental Fees

Rental fees do not include catering. Tables, and chairs are provided for parties under 100 people. Additional rental fees for equipment may apply for larger parties. A/V equipment may be available for your event upon request and depending on the space.

Available Spaces

Neu Kirche offers two spaces for hire, the Great Hall and the gallery. To learn more about the history of the building, please visit our Building History page.

Great Hall

The Great Hall is located on the second floor and retains much of the original features from the building’s construction in 1889. Stained glass windows line the room and provide soft natural light. Guests will be welcomed by Hall's high 30 foot ceilings and warm acoustics perfect for musical performances, speaking engagements and gathers. The space provides an intimate setting for guests to gather and can comfortably accommodate small events as well as larger crowds up to 250 people. Features in the Great Hall do not have heavily religious iconography. Our large stage Podiums will be provided upon request.It seats 140 for dinner, 240 for a seated performance and 300 people for standing events.


The gallery is a flexible open space on located on the main floor. Events held in this space may be accompanied by art on display for an exhibition. The room can be easily adapted to fit the individual needs for your event and is great space for dinners, receptions, cocktails, intimate speaking engagements, and performances. It seats 100 and 150 standing.