Room Capacities & Floorplan

Voted Best Meeting Venue by Minnesota Meetings & Events magazine 2007 to 2012 and Best High-Tech Venue 2015 by Unique Venues the McNamara Alumni Center offers 35,000 sq. feet of meeting space, made up of 10 small and large rooms, all on the first floor. Built-in AV and adjacent parking make us a popular Minneapolis conference center.

To see each room’s capacity, place your cursor over the room name. For more details, click the room name.

  • Memorial Hall
    Reception 800
    Theater seating 500
    Seated dining 500
    Buffet dining 350
    Classroom 215
    Conference NA
  • Johnson Great Room
    Reception 180
    Theater seating 175
    Seated dining 160
    Buffet dining 120
    Classroom 96
    Conference 40
  • University Hall
    Reception 180
    Theater seating 170
    Seated dining 150
    Buffet dining 120
    Classroom 96
    Conferences 36
  • Thomas Swain Room
    Reception 110
    Theater seating 108
    Seated dining 90
    Buffet dining 60
    Classroom 56
    Conference 32
  • Ski-U-Mah
    Reception 100
    Theater seating 100
    Seated dining 90
    Buffet dining 60
    Classroom 56
    Conference 32
  • Heritage Gallery
    Reception 100
    Theater seating 94
    Buffet seating 90
    Seated dining 90
    Classroom 60
    Conference 32
  • Minnesota
    Reception 50
    Theater seating 50
    Seated dining 40
    Buffet dining 30
    Classroom 32
    Conference 24
  • Gateway
    Theater seating 36
    Seated dining 30
    Reception 30
    Buffet dining 20
    Conference 18
    Classroom 16
  • Big 10
    Seated dining 10
    Buffet dining 10
    Conference 10
  • The Commons
    Reception 150