Rent our Facility for Your Next Event

Our beautiful, historic facility can accommodate a variety of events:
The Theatre, Victorian Parlor, Grand Banquet Hall, and second-floor conference rooms are all available for rent.

A large commercial kitchen is attached to the Grand Banquet Hall. There are kitchenettes on the first and second floors.

The Murdock Theatre, Victorian Parlor, Grand Banquet Hall, and restrooms are all wheel-chair accessible.

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Theatre Specs

Built: 1931 - Re-opened: 2005
Seating: 300 seats in main floor, 194 in balcony
Projector: DLP Projector; 7,000 lumens; Ratio: DVD and digital High-Definition projection capabilities, laptop-compatible
Screen:  25’ x 16’ screen
Sound: Dolby surround sound

Concessions: can include traditional movie theatre treats (popcorn, candy, soft drinks). A full bar is also available.
theatre balcony


*The following rates are an estimate. Please contact us for a custom quote on pricing.

Rental Rate: The total cost is variable; depending on the type of event, number of people, and the length of the event. Below you will see other considerations and options. We do not have prices or details listed at this time, so please contact us.

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Rooms Included:  The Murdock Theatre includes one adjacent dressing room.  The Victorian Parlor is available for performers to sell CDs, t-shirts, etc.  There is no additional charge if the Victorian Parlor is used primarily as a lobby and not as an event space. Tables are available at no charge.  Linens are available at a fee

Victorian Parlor Add-on:

Additional Dressing Rooms:



Sponsorship: Certain non-profit events may be eligible for a reduced rental fee.  Please inquire for details.

Did You Know We Specialize in Weddings ?

wedding cake
Few places in Wichita can offer such versatility for a memorable celebration as the 20th Century Center.

Known as the meeting place of the 20th Century Club ladies’ club since the 1920’s and listed on the Kansas Historical Register, The 20th Century Center boasts an array of rooms perfect for staging weddings, receptions and special events.

Please visit our wedding-focused website for more info:

wedding tables


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