Cameron Art Museum

3201 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28412 Map · Phone number
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About Cameron Art Museum

Cameron Art Museum is a working museum and wedding venue located in Wilmington, North Carolina. This vibrant state-of-the-art facility serves as a unique place to say, "I do." You can choose between several beautifully maintained indoor and outdoor spaces that boast distinctive modern architecture to hold your ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, and/or engagement party. You and your guests have the opportunity to take in the art and walk around the impressive exhibits during your wedding events.

Facilities and Capacity
Cameron Art Museum accommodates up to 150 guests at the venue in a number of different spaces. The stunning and elegant indoor Reception Hall includes 20-foot ceilings, Brazilian cherry floors, and a colorful Rowan LeCompte circular stained glass window. This 2,000-square-f00t room is ideal for larger receptions. The Courtyard is a beautiful semi-enclosed outdoor space that is used for ceremonies or an outdoor reception. The space is equipped with unique lighting that adds a dramatic and romantic ambiance at night. There is a Café located next to the Courtyard and separated by a breathtaking wall of glass that includes a diamond-shaped bar available for beverage services.The Conference Room at the venue is divided into two private get-ready rooms for you and members of your wedding party to prepare for the ceremony. The museum is wheelchair accessible and there is ample parking for you and your guests.

Services Offered
You can meet with an event planner at the museum during a consultation upfront to discuss your wedding style and logistics. They offer beverage and catering services on-site. Bartenders can serve a variety of beverages during your wedding to include beer, liquor, wine, and signature drinks. You work with the catering staff to serve your guests delicious meals through a buffet, family-style dinner, stations, hors d’oeuvres, and dessert. The staff can set up and clean up the day of the wedding. The reception hall provides a wide variety of technology for you to use during the event including a sound system, microphones, projector, DVD/Blu-ray player, and customizable lighting that can be tailored to fit your style. Cameron Art Museum also offers tables and chairs to use.

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Cafe area looking into the courtyard
Cafe area looking into the courtyard
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Courtyard reception
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Table setting with floral centerpiece
Wedding procession
Wedding procession
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Courtyard ceremony
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Courtyard
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Cafe area looking into the courtyard
Cafe area looking into the courtyard

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7 Reviews for Cameron Art Museum

Recommended by 99% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.7

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    Karen L. · Married on 09/28/2019

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    My Wedding was amazing at CAM !!

    Sabrina S. Is simply an amazing person to work with. She coordinated with my planner and my wedding was beautiful.

    Sent on 02/04/2021
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    Mary A. · Married on 10/21/2016

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    CAM is an absolutely amazing venue for wedding celebrations. We used it both Friday night for a Welcome Party and Sat. night for the wedding reception. Part of the reason we selected the venue was that it has a gorgeous patio for outside events and also a lovely indoor reception hall in case of bad weather. As it so happened, due to thunderstorms, we did have to set up inside for the Welcome Party, and I was so thankful we had that option without worrying about tents.
    Heather Ivady is the event coordinator and she was absolutely wonderful from the time we expressed interest in reserving the museum throughout the entire wedding weekend six months later. She was extremely professional and went well above and beyond what was expected of her. She has a great sense of humor and was not ruffled by requests or last minute adjustments, and she also has a positive working relationship with local vendors.
    CAM does require you to purchase alcohol thru them. Je, the person in charge of the bar services also was a delight to work with and so helpful in deciding everything from number of glasses needed to types of wine and beer to select.
    We did pay a small additional fee to have two wings of the museum open one night, and guests loved being able to wander thru the exhibits and get a sense of the museum itself. This museum is so bright and festive that you really don't need many decorations to make it look and feel "wedding special".
    There were just over 100 guests and the space was more than large enough to accommodate that number with room to
    spare.
    It truly was the perfect place for our needs and we are so grateful to all the staff for their courtesy and assistance.

    Sent on 11/04/2016
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    Sarah · Married on 10/25/2014

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    We always knew we wanted to have our wedding at CAM, and I'm so glad we were able to make that a reality. It was the perfect venue for us. The prices are really reasonable, and Heather was very flexible and easy to work with. We were able to rent the whole museum so that our guests could explore the exhibits during cocktail hour. CAM also allowed our wedding planner to set up the tent and lighting the day before the wedding. Also, another thing that was really important to us was that our guests have convenient parking and be allowed to leave their cars overnight in case they drank a little too much. CAM has an on-site parking lot and allowed cars to stay through the night. I loved using the museum as a unique wedding venue, and I would definitely recommend it to friends and family!

    Sent on 10/28/2014

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Cameron Art Museum FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • Describe your venue:
    Art Gallery
    Banquet Hall
    Museum
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Engagement Party
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Server(s)
    Stations
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Limited Bar
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Chairs
    Tables
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access

Map

  • 3201 South 17th Street Wilmington, NC, 28412 See on map
    910-395-5999 (1016) (Phone number)
    Tuesday-Sunday, 10-5
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Cameron Art Museum frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Cameron Art Museum?

Cameron Art Museum includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Clean Up
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

What are the most important characteristics of Cameron Art Museum in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Cameron Art Museum for wedding events is known for:

  • Art Gallery
  • Banquet Hall
  • Museum

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Cameron Art Museum for wedding events?

Cameron Art Museum offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does Cameron Art Museum offer?

Cameron Art Museum offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Cameron Art Museum offer for wedding events?

Cameron Art Museum offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Cameron Art Museum have available for wedding events?

Cameron Art Museum offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Chairs
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Cameron Art Museum and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Cameron Art Museum is recommended by 100% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.9 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 5.0 in quality of service, 5.0 in flexibility, 5.0 in professionalism, 4.9 in value and 4.7 in average response time.