© Marta Herford, Foto: Iris Klöpper

Venue hire at Marta Herford

Marta Herford has a series of rooms for hire for external functions. We’ve years of experience in helping corporate customers, event organizers and private individuals plan and hold unique, memorable events promoting interdisciplinary dialogue.

Our skilled expertise and our ability to understand your requirements are combined with our enthusiasm for staging sophisticated, imaginative events as well as the artistic surroundings. To ensure your event exceeds your expectations, why not make an appointment with us so we can show you our venues and discuss your needs?

Melanie Heinrich-Ardner
Tel 05221.99 44 30-20
Fax 05221.99 44 30-23

The following areas are available:

Three well daylit seminar rooms with a pleasant atmosphere and extensive technical facilities are available for conferences and workshops. The rooms are located on the third floor with glass façades at the front or rear of the building. They can be reached via the stairs and a wheelchair-accessible elevator. A smart space allocation concept enables the size of each seminar room to be adapted to the number of participants. Your choice of snacks and refreshments can be ordered from the Kupferbar café.

Area 38–95 square meters (approx. 410–1020 square feet)
Ceiling height 3 meters (approx. 10 feet)
All rooms are wheelchair-accessible, air-conditioned, and well daylit
Seminar Room 1, seating capacities
Horseshoe: 20 people; Classroom: 26 people; Rows: 43 people
Seminar Room 2, seating capacities
Horseshoe: 12 people; Classroom: 15 people; Rows: 30 people
Seminar Rooms 1+2, seating capacities
Horseshoe: 35 people; Classroom: 42 people; Rows: 80 people

The entrance lobby at Marta Herford is an impressive setting to welcome guests and business partners, or for breaks during an event in the Forum. The striking architectural contrasts between the glass façade with a height of several meters affording a clear view of the sky, the walls of Canadian maple, and the stunning vista overlooking the River Aa to the rear make this venue a superb choice for your reception.

Area 480 square meters (approx. 5,170 square feet)
Ceiling height 2.15–8 meters (7.05–26.25 feet)
All rooms are wheelchair-accessible, air-conditioned, and well daylit
Stand-up reception: 400 people max.; Rows: 60 people max.; Banquet: 100 people max.

The Forum is impressive – and not just because of Frank Gehry’s unique architectural style. About 380 square meters in size with a height of up to 10 meters, the Forum lends itself to a wide range of uses. The room’s museum-like character will definitely make your event a truly memorable occasion!
The flexible seating and spatial concepts can be perfectly adapted to your event and the number of participants. Take advantage of the exclusive catering services provided by the Kupferbar café (our culinary partner) to make your occasion complete.

Gross surface area 380 square meters (approx. 4,090 square feet)
Ceiling height 12 meters (39.4 feet)
Wheelchair accessable, air-conditioned
Maximum capacities
Stand-up reception: 400 people; Rows: 240 people; Classroom: 126 people; Banquet: 160 people

Make your special occasion even more special with a guided tour of the current exhibition. In addition, you may wish to hire additional equipment and personnel. More information on additional costs and exhibition tours is available on request.