Our special events team is ready to help you customize your event for just the right experience. All events include access to Fleet galleries, and you can make your event even more memorable with an array of add-ons. 

Ask us about our list of preferred caterers so we can help you make your event exactly the way you want it.  

Receptions, Dances, Dinners, Parties 

Choose from the following options 

  • Sit-down dinners for up to 250  
  • Tray-passed hors d’oeuvres for up to 1,000 
  • Small plate food station for up to 1,000 
  • Dances for up to 600  

For an even more memorable experience, add  

  • A science presentation 
  • A documentary in the Heikoff Giant Dome Theater 
  • Virtual reality experience 

Prices start at $8,000 


The Fleet offers an inspiring site for your organization’s events—team-building, training and more. 

The William and Grayson Boehm Community Forum accommodates up to 200 people. Our special events team will work with you to create the right layout and choose linens and pipe and drape.  

Our in-house audio-visual team will make sure your message is clear and engaging. We offer screens, projection equipment, microphones and lighting services.  

Our Craveology Café can provide box lunches or soups, salads and sandwich platters for up to 50. We can recommend outstanding local caterers for larger numbers.  

Meeting packages start at $1,250 for a two-hour session; additional hours are $250 per hour. 


Our Grayson Boehm Lecture Hall can seat up to 94 attendees with audio-visual support. 

Lecture packages start at $500 for a two-hour session; additional hours are $200 per hour. 


Fleet Science Center Members receive a 10% discount on all special events. 

Private Event Interest Form

Thanks for your interest in hosting a private event at the Fleet. Please fill out the form below and we will get back to you with more details.

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(15 minimum attendees)
I am interested in a Science Workshop