Lobby (Drum) George Washington Carver Museum and Genealogy Center | City of Austin Parks and Recreation Department

The Carver Museum and Cultural Center Lobby serves as the grand entry to the museum.

Lobby (Drum)

The lobby, affectionately referred to as “The Drum,” is a wonderful open space designed to maximize natural light, perfect for receptions.


The drum has the capacity to seat 100 with banquet style seating and 250 as a standing reception space.

Floor Plan

Lobby (Drum) Floor Plan

Rental Rates and Fees


Interested in renting the Lobby (Drum)? Fill out the reservation request form below, or contact our Culture & Arts Specialist, Ciceley Fullylove, for more information.

Ciceley Fullylove, Culture & Arts Specialist (Rentals)

Ciceley.Fullylove@austintexas.gov | 512-974-3670