As a VENUE: Host your event…

No two events are ever the same at CAM. With vibrant exhibitions that change every season, the museum offers a dynamic backdrop for your celebration. The singular architectural space will make your event extraordinary. CAM is open to your imagination. Six distinctive rental spaces are offered:

  • Full Rental: Use of performance space on ground floor with access to lobby, café, courtyard, contemporary room, and galleries.
  • Partial Rental: Use of performance space, café, and courtyard only.
  • Performance Space: Typically used for: seated dinners, cocktail receptions, weddings, galas, fashion shows, corporate parties, and presentations.
    • 2,960 square feet
    • Capacity: 300 lecture / 225 seated dinner / 350 cocktail
  • Café + Bar & Courtyard Terrace: Typically used for: cocktail receptions, wedding ceremonies, corporate parties, and other private events
    • 2,500 square feet
    • Capacity: 225 (outdoor) ceremony / 150 (outdoor & indoor) seated dinner / 200 (outdoor & indoor) cocktail
  • Lobby: Typically used for: cocktail receptions, wedding ceremonies, corporate parties, and other private events
    • 1,600 square feet
    • Capacity: 150 ceremony / 100 cocktail
  • Contemporary Room: Use of private meeting room for small rental event
    • 670 square feet
    • Capacity: 40 meeting / 60 lecture / 50 seated dinner / 80 cocktail reception

Support the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis …by simply booking your next special occasion here:


As a SHOP: Discover unique gifts…

Support CAM and take home a part of the museum by shopping in the Museum Shop. Merchandise is catalogued within these collections: * Books + Media * Apparel * Accessories * Home + Work * Kids, and * Limited Edition.

Support the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis …by simply dining here:


Be a DONORShow that you care…


As a CAM member you not only support all the Museum does, but you can be at the center of contemporary art and culture in St. Louis through special programs, exhibition previews, interactions with artists and curators, and member discounts in the shop, family activities, and much more. Memberships at specified levels are offered: * Monthly * Artist/Educator/Student * Individual * Young Friend * Friends + Family * Contributor, and * Sustainer.


Your generous contribution helps the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis present, support, and celebrate the art of our time. Help CAM continue to be a site for discovery and a gathering place in which to experience contemporary art and culture. Your gift keeps CAM open, engaging, relevant, and free to all.

  • CAM Annual Fund: CAM Annual Fund gifts go to the institution’s greatest needs, whether those be exhibitions, learning and engagement programs, operations, or other resources vital to keeping the Museum free, safe, and open to all. Gifts to CAM’s Annual Fund are fully tax deductible.
  • Create: The CAMpaign: A greater museum for a greater St. Louis. This $12 million fundraising initiative ensures the continued growth and vitality of the CAM’s exhibitions and programs, and increases the Museum’s cultural impact on St. Louis and the region through contemporary art education.
  • Sponsorship: Through sponsorship of an exhibition, special event, or the Learning and Engagement program, you support CAM in profound ways and gain visibility with influential target audiences.
  • Tributes: CAM welcomes contributions made in honor or memory of a loved one, cherished friend, or distinguished colleague. Tributes can be made in the form of membership or donation, with CAM sending a personal message to the individual being honored, or to the family of the one being memorialized, informing them of your thoughtful gift.
  • Planned Giving – The Visionary Society: Planned Giving allows for a variety of opportunities to support the mission of the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis long into the future. These tax-deductible donations may take the form of pledges, donations of securities, tangible personal property, and real estate, as well as bequests, adding your legacy to the future of CAM. To honor the founders of the Museum and their legacy, the Board of Directors created the Visionary Society to publicly recognize and honor the individuals who have decided to include CAM in their financial plans or estate. When you join the Visionary Society you are making a commitment to ensure contemporary art and its prominence in St. Louis is fostered well into the future.
  • Contemporary Circles: Contemporary Circle members not only provide vital philanthropic support to CAM, they are part of its spirit. In recognition of their generous commitment to the art and life of the city, members enjoy unparalleled access to the Museum and the contemporary art world through private tours, exclusive artist experiences, and art-centered travel opportunities. Contemporary Circle membership levels include: * Patron Circle * Benefactor Circle * Collector Circle * Curator Circle * Director’s Circle, and * Chairman’s Circle.

Volunteer: CAM is always in need of great volunteers. We have opportunities throughout the year to volunteer at events such as family days, galas, exhibition openings, and more. Volunteers have the opportunity to network, socialize, and learn about art, all while supporting CAM’s mission.

Support the Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis …by simply joining, giving, and volunteering here:

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