Facility Rental

Step out of the office and come to Explore Park for your next corporate retreat or organization meeting. With rooms suitable for both large theatre style meetings and smaller breakout group sessions Explore Park offers a refreshing change from the usual meeting sites. 

Explore Park Facilities are also a unique location for parties, anniversary dinners, baby showers, bridal showers, and retirement celebrations. There are no catering or event planner restrictions. 

Arthur Taubman Center:

The Arthur Taubman Center offers a full floor option for meeting and party space, which features restrooms, break out rooms, fireplaces, large walkout deck and wooden bar. 

Our rental options are as follows:

  • 10 Hour Full Facility Rental - $1,750
  • Please call (540) 777-6391, or email for details.

The Arthur Taubman Center features a large central room with a fireplace, built-in wooden bar, and a spacious windowed walk-through area that leads to the inviting outdoor deck with views of the parks natural surroundings. Off the central room is an additional room that features a pull down screen for multi-media presentations. Bathrooms are also located on this level. 

12 Arthur Taubman Main Level Bar Room
Kids Arthur Taubman Porch
11 Arthur Taubman Main Level

Explore Park Visitor Center:

The Explore Park Visitor Center can be rented off-season, when the facility is closed to the public, for a business or community evening gathering! Your exclusive ten-hour rental would include the Blue Ridge Room, Visitor Center welcome area and Blue Ridge Parkway Museum.

  • 10 Hour Full Facility Rental - $1,500


Please call (540) 777-6391, or email for details. 

View a 3D rendering of the Visitor’s Center and start mapping out your event today!

Visitor Center Aerial
13 Visitor Center Blue Ridge Theatre
14 Visitor Center Parkway Museum


Luona Blankenship, Business Services Supervisor
(540) 777-6391
Email Luona Blankenship