Daytime Rentals

Hosting a lecture, business meeting or luncheon? The Greensboro Science Center offers two great options to choose from for your next daytime rental!

Due to Winter Wonderlights event requirements, new rental inquiries will not be accepted until January, 2022. Please check back then!

  • OPTION 1: SAIL Center
    Think Tank Board Room
  • Capacity: 20 people
    Rental Fee: $400
SAIL Center Think Tank Board Room

  • OPTION 2: SAIL Center
    Great Hall
  • Capacity: 21 - 75 people
    Rental Fee: $1,250

  • Capacity: 76 - 120 people
    Rental Fee: $2,000
SAIL Center Great Hall

Every rental requires a $250 deposit that is paid at the time of booking to secure the date. The deposit is refunded after the rental assuming no damage was accrued as a result of the rental.

Daytime Rentals: What's Included

In addition to admission to the Greensboro Science Center for each guest, your rental includes the following:

  • Private space for your event
  • Available between 8am and 5pm
  • Entrance separate from GSC Visitors
  • Tables and chairs*
    • 60” round tables (max. of 8 chairs/table)
    • 6’ rectangle tables
    • 30” tall cocktail tables
    • Modern, cushioned black chairs
  • Set up and break down of all tables and chairs
  • Private bathroom
  • Wireless internet
  • Adjustable lighting*
  • AV*
    • Microphone
    • Projectors
    • Click share presentation capabilities
    • (AV is provided as a courtesy to clients and we cannot guarantee suitability for your requirements. Our system is a plug and play but we are not responsible for technical issues associated with client provided equipment.)

  • Podium*
  • Free parking
  • Private loading dock
  • Coat rack*
  • Umbrella bins*

*while these items are included in the rental fee, each item must be discussed and accounted for prior to the rental date.


Daytime Rentals: Add On Options

Add-on options must be booked in advance of the rental and fees are due 2 weeks prior to the rental. Refunds are not offered for reduced guest counts; however, fees will be assessed for additions to the guest count. Add-on requests made the day of the rental cannot be accommodated.

$150 – Customized Projections/ AV Package
• Client provided images on ‘Sails’
Applicable to Great Hall Rentals Only