Rooms Available for Rent

Various groups, organizations, performers and private parties may rent the Camden Opera House. With the facility now completely wired for WiFi and our affordable rates, the Camden Opera House is a viable solution for many events.

The Auditorium

Capacity: Seats 489 people; 187 seats are in the balcony; 302 are at orchestra level.

Suggested Uses: The Opera House has hosted a wide variety of uses including theater, concerts, film, dance performances, weddings and business conferences. The room can be used for one event up to 7 hours total use including set up and event time. We welcome any queries or suggestions. Please note that food and beverage are not allowed in the auditorium.

The Tucker Room

Capacity: Seats up to 35 people, 70 standing. Seating can be arranged in rows or grouped around tables in any configuration. In addition the room can be emptied of tables and chairs if necessary.

Suggested Uses: The elegant and gracious ambiance of the Tucker Room is most often used for small meetings and conferences, as intermission/refreshment space for performances, for fundraising receptions, and for small weddings.

Additional Adjunct Space: The Tucker room space is actually comprised of three rooms; one large rectangular space, a comfortable rectangular sitting room separated from the main room by French doors (18ft x 12ft) with several upholstered chairs and coffee tables, and a small, fully equipped kitchen which is available for an additional charge.

Special Features: Fireplace, chandeliers, stained glass window, formal drapes, and furniture.

Conference Room

Capacity: Seats 60-70 people (7 seats are situated on a dais with tables and microphones). The bulk of the seating is arranged in rows facing the dais with some additional space for 8-foot tables if necessary. A sound system is available.

Suggested Uses: The Washington Street Conference Room is typically used for meetings.

The Third Floor Area

The Third Floor Area has both a large, airy gallery area overlooking the town Village Green in a large square configuration around the elevator at the balcony level with doors that connect into the auditorium balcony seating area. There is now also a newly renovated separate “Gentlemen’s Club” with hardwood floors and large square 22′ x 22′ room that can be rented separately for meetings, theater-style talks, etc.

Capacity For Each Room: 50 – 70 people standing; 20 – 40 people sitting.

Suggested Uses: Drama/dance camps, workshops, meetings, luncheons, small receptions, gatherings, etc. Often used as a book sales area or press room for large conferences and as intermission space for performances.

Weddings

Plan your wedding in our historic, elegant rooms in the middle of downtown Camden overlooking the harbor and park. We will do everything we can to help ensure that your day is truly special. Rehearsal dinner, reception or ceremony accommodated.

We offer:

  • Reasonable rates
  • Rain location dates
  • A beautiful facility with seating up to 500 for the ceremony and up to 60 for the reception
  • Full catering kitchen
  • A caring staff
  • Air conditioning

For more information on booking a wedding at the Camden Opera House, please contact Kerry Hadley at 207-236-7963 or khadley@camdenmaine.gov.

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