Soundings is a private event space located on the mezzanine level of the Abbott Oceanarium. Floor-to-ceiling windows overlook Lake Michigan, Navy Pier, Monroe Harbor and the city skyline. The most versatile of all our daytime event spaces, Soundings can be configured for a casual breakfast, formal luncheon, or unique cocktail hour.
Soundings usage includes full access to Shedd including the main aquarium galleries, Wild Reef (sharks), the Amphibians special exhibit, the Abbott Oceanarium (dolphins and belugas) and Polar Play Zone (penguins and underwater viewing).
Presentation capacity: 120
Seated capacity: 175
Reception capacity: 200
Click here to see our Daytime Private Events brochure for more photos and information about our spaces.
To inquire about an event, please fill out our inquiry form and send it to Michelle Daciolas at firstname.lastname@example.org.