Treat your guest to an artfully unique experience and hold your next gathering at the Newfields. This location offers an extraordinary array of indoor and outdoor spaces making it a dynamic destination for that once-in-a-life-time wedding, private reception, corporate dinner and ultimate fund-raising gala. Newfields boasts a palate of accommodating event spaces including: Pulliam Great Hall in the IMA at Newfields, with vaulted ceilings and easy access to galleries exhibits; Deer-Zink Pavilion with spectacular views of Sutphin Fountain and breathtaking outdoor gardens at Newfields; and the renowned Garden Terrace and historic Oldfield’s Gardens at Newfields. Combine this unforgettable venue with the astute Kahn’s Catering and your vision for the perfect event is assured. View Newfields’ rental guide.

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A big THANK YOU to you and your team. We received great feedback about the food, service, and venue. I think everyone had a great time!

Katherine Endocyte Indianapolis Museum of Art December 29, 2014

Newfields In The Blog

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Newfields Wedding: Sara + Andrew

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Newfields Wedding: Michelle & Nawar

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Sutphin Fountain Room

Enjoy an intimate setting with a lovely view of the IMA gardens and Sutphin Fountain. A wall of floor-to-ceiling windows creates a dramatic setting morning and night.

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Capacity: 100-175 (100 Seated Dinner)


Pulliam Family Great Hall

This beautifully lit hall provides a unique experience that incorporates elements of the Museum’s collection and makes this site an exceptional experience for you and your guests.

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Capacity: 140-300 (140 Seated Dinner)


Garden Terrace

This quaint building was built in 1940 by J.K. Lilly Jr. as a recreational facility for his family. Today the Garden Terrace serves as a special events facility.

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Capacity: 60 Seated Dinner


Deer Zink Events Pavilion

This private enclosed pavilion is flanked by two walls of two-story windows with dramatic vistas of the Sutphin Fountain and surrounding gardens. PACKAGES available.

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Capacity: 300-600 (375 Seated Dinner)