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The Walter Anderson Museum of Art provides an enchanting backdrop for a variety of events from personal to corporate gatherings. With its diverse collections on view, the Museum offers a unique and culturally rich experience to your guests.

The Museum provides complete bar services as well as a full list of approved caterers. Your guests are invited to tour the Museum at their leisure and immerse themselves in the cultural identity of the Gulf Coast.

Our Available Rentals

Museum Galleries and Lobby

The Walter Anderson Museum of Art houses the largest public collection of Walter Inglis Anderson. Featuring the murals, paintings, sculptures, and carvings of Anderson, alongside a rotating collection of contemporary artists, the galleries are an ideal spot for a cocktail reception or lecture. The galleries are also open to your guests when you rent any of our other spaces.

Community Center

The Ocean Springs Community Center features Walter Anderson's largest public work of art, 3,000 square feet of visionary murals. The murals are designated as a National Treasure and one of Mississippi's historic landmarks.

Courtney Blossman Art Cottage

Built in the late 1800's, this 1700 square-foot historic building provides meeting and studio space for up to 30 people, along with a front lawn and welcoming porches for gatherings, programs, or performances. Host your next small business retreat or meeting in this artistic environment that encourages creativity and collaboration.

A variety of spaces are available for your event and we can work with you to create a bespoke package that suits your needs. For more information, please click the button below to view our rentals package.

Host a Birthday Party!

Celebrate your child's birthday at WAMA! Birthday party rentals include the use of the Courtney Blossman Art Cottage, art activities guided by an Art Educator, art supplies for up to 15 children, and a WAMA Little Artist Gift Bag for the birthday child. 

 If you are ready to speak with our Rentals Coordinator, please contact Elizabeth Van Loon by phone at 228-872-3164 or email at to start planning your event! 

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