Fractured Atlas
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This privately enclosed garden offers patios with lawn areas, lush mature trees, shrubbery, and modern sculptures. Large paved spaces provide ideal locations for outdoor dining, making an idyllic setting for weddings and other gatherings. Approximate capacity: 150 for dining or 300 for a reception.

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Permitted Uses Special Event, Reading, Meeting
Disciplines Visual Art
Restrictions On Use -


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How To Book

Contact the Palo Alto Art Center at 650-329-2366 or 650-617-3539, or send an email to

Hours Of Operation Sunday through Saturday, 7:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Rental Policy Can submit rental application 1 year in advance of event date; 6 months for internal meetings. 2-hour minimum rental, 15% discount if space rented for in a block of 5 hours or more. Beer, wine, champagne only (no hard liquor), liability insurance required; damage deposit minimum $300 (no alcohol), $500 (with alcohol); damage deposit and 1/3 of all rental fees due 2 weeks after booking, balance due 30 days before event. Rates are $51-76.50/hr for nonprofits, $102/hr for residents of Palo Alto & $153/hr for nonresidents.
Cancellation Policy Cancellations must be made in writing and received 30 days before event. One third of rental fees and charges is non-refundable unless the City cancels the event, wherein a full refund will be made. No refund is given if cancellation is less than 30 days.
Open to last minute space requests. -
Booking Requirements Deposit, Full payment, Proof of liability insurance required
Rental Personnel -
Performance Personnel -
Payment Types Cash, Check, Credit card
Options -
Other Allowed Activities Street shoes

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Space Dimensions 6487.0 sqft
Space Features Column-free, Outdoor, Privacy
Technology WiFi
Flooring Stone
Stage Configuration -
Stage Dimensions -
Seating capacity 150
Seating Flexible seating

Equipment EditEdit Equipment

Lighting Natural lighting/windows
Furniture Chairs, Tables
Amenities Kitchen/pantry
Instruments and Accessories -
Audio Equipment -
Video/Film Equipment -
Studio Arts/Maker Equipment -

Accessibility EditEdit Accessibility

Parking Street parking, Free garage/lot parking
Accessibility ADA or AODA compliant, Accessible without stairs
Audience Services Restrooms
Miscellaneous -

Rates EditEdit Rates

Use Hourly Daily Weekly Monthly
Special Event $153 - - -
Reading $153 - - -
Meeting $153 - - -

Non-Profit Rates

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Special Event $51 - - -
Reading $51 - - -
Meeting $51 - - -

Membership Rates

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Special Event $102 - - -
Reading $102 - - -
Meeting $102 - - -

This space was last updated on Monday, October 21, 2013 at 12:02PM