The Petersen Automotive Museum
At the Petersen you will find the most unique and classic location options for your rehearsal dinner or wedding reception spot! Located in the Miracle Mile and only 1-4 miles from Beverly Hills and downtown hotels, The Petersen is perfect central location for your out of town guests! We have the best of both worlds in terms of venue options with 5 spaces to choose from. Choose one or combine two of your favorites form below: 1st floor Streetscape- cocktails reception for 50-300 or seated dinner for up to 60. Here your guests will visit while surrounded by a historical display of cars depicting the evolution of the Southern California Automobile. 2nd floor – Your guests can both cocktail, dine and dance the night away all on this level for up to 350 guests. Some of the most prestigious and luxurious automobiles are displayed in different themes throughout, creating a most memorable evening for your celebration. 4th floor – This is our Penthouse level with stunning views of the Beverly Hills and Hollywood hills lights at night! Complete with an all glass Penthouse, the structure is also surrounded by a wrap around Terrace with a view ideal for cocktail or lounge seating. This space can accommodate up to 120 seated indoors and up to 250 outdoors. Pavilion – This 18,000 square foot tent-like structure is here year round and is a blank palate for clients interested in creating a dream production of their own! It can accommodate seating for 400-900. It also has a large outdoor terrace ideal for lounge seating and/or a ceremony location for large groups.