Municipal Exhibition Hall

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Kansas City’s Art Deco Municipal Auditorium complex includes four unique and versatile special event and banquet venues. The Arena seats 10,700; the Exhibition Hall includes 46,000 square feet on two levels for exhibitors, catered functions or special events, the Music Hall, one of the nation’s finest theaters, seats 2,363; and the Little Theatre is perfect for more intimate events. Municipal Auditorium connects directly to Level 2 of the Conference Center, to the underground parking garage and downtown hotel walkway system. The ramps and elevators facilitate the movement of freight throughout the building.

The Exhibition Hall located inside of Municipal Auditorium has 46,000 square feet of space on two levels for exhibitors, catered functions and special events.

Mezzanine Level

The mezzanine level has18,000 gross square feet;12,000 net square feet; two men’s restrooms; two women’s restrooms; eight family restrooms; lobby entrance; two street entrances; two ticket windows; handicap accessibility; fire sprinklers; computer controlled HVAC; computer controlled lighting;10′ 6″” ceiling height and access to power and water.

Lower Exhibition Hall

The lower Exhibition Hall has 28,000 gross square feet; 22,000 net square feet; one men’s restroom; one women’s restroom; two family restrooms; lobby entrance; load from street entrance; box office; handicap accessibility; event storage; exhibit lighting; marquee; 23′ ceiling height; access to power and water and 6 rigging points.

Note: Capacities in Exhibition Hall represent area between columns.

  • 46,000 square feet of additional space on two levels for exhibitors, catered functions or special events.
  • The Hall has its own entrance lobby off 14th Street, is accessible to all parts of Municipal Auditorium and has direct access form the Auditorium Plaza Garage.