Host Your Next Event at the Old Nassau County Jail
The Amelia Island Museum of History is excited to extend the use of our unique facility for receptions, dinners and lectures. If you or your organization wishes to reserve the Museum’s public areas you may do so by calling 904-261-7378, extension 100 to determine availability.
Facility Rental Prices
Commercial: A business or group using the facility for profit, when an admission is charged, tickets are sold, or a service/product is offered for sale.
Private: A group function that is not open to the public and does not charge any type of admission for the event.
Non Profit: A 501C(3) organization that will utilize the facility for a group function that is not open to the public and does not charge any type of admission for the event.
Rental Prices: (Prices based on a four hour rental period*)
Baker Hall – Presentation (Capacity 100),Banquet Commercial $350.00
(Capacity 50-75), Reception (Capacity 75-100) Private $250.00
1015 sq. ft. & small kitchen facilities are available. Non Profit $100.00
Museum – Reception only Commercial $400.00
(Capacity 100) includes all 1st floor exhibit space Private $300.00
Standing room & limited seating. Non Profit $100.00
Museum & Baker Hall combined Commercial $750.00
Presentation, Banquet, Reception Private $500.00
(Maximum combined capacity 200) Non Profit $200.00
Presentations Commercial $200.00
A formal lecture style presentation lasting approximately Private $100.00
1 hour. Use of audio/visual equipment & podium is available. Non Profit $50.00
Museum Security Staff $25.00/hour per Staff
Fee applies to Museum non-business hours.
Number of Staff for after-hours events with 60+ guests will be
at the discretion of the Museum.
Deposit/Cancellation Fee $100.00 Cash or Check Fee must be received in order to reserve the date.
Cancellations must be made 1 week before the date
of the event or deposit is forfeited.
Clean Up Fees $100.00
Credit Card number must be on file and may be run at the
discretion of Operations Coordinator upon post event inspection.
Equipment Use (Limited number of tables & chairs) $100.00
*Rentals that exceed 4 hours are permissible with advance approval. Renters will be charged an additional $50 per hour. In accordance with City Ordinances, all events must conclude by 10:00 PM, excluding clean-up. Set-up and clean-up are included in the timeframe of the rental.
Click here to download the Facility Rental Policy