Facility Rentals & Photography

Host your next event at Rodman Hall Art Centre and be inspired by our brilliant visual arts heritage.


Rodman Hall Art Centre’s elegant mansion and idyllic natural setting provide the perfect canvas for your next special event, including meetings, seminars, cocktail parties, receptions, weddings, and formal dinners. Offering a variety of rooms, settings and services for your social or corporate function, the facility can accomodate 56 seated dinner guests and up to 120 for a cocktail reception. Parking is available and the gallery’s ground floor and gardens are fully accessible.

For more information contact Administrative Assistant Danny Custodio at 905-688-5550 x5802 or dcustodio@brocku.ca when you are ready to book!

Photography in the Walker Botanical Gardens

Need a beautiful and unique site for your wedding or family photographs? The historic Thomas Rodman Merritt home and Walker Botanical Gardens provide a great backdrop to capture your special day. Rodman Hall Art Centre requires a permit to perform any professional photography/video services inside the Gallery and/or on the Walker Botanical Gardens. Permits are available by advance reservation only. To schedule your photo/video session and to obtain a permit, contact administrator Danny Custodio at least 72 hours prior to the photography session at dcustodio@brocku.ca or 905-688-5550 ext. 5802. Permit fee is $50 + HST. Permits may be paid by Visa, MasterCard, cash, cheque or debit. Please note that permits are not always available due to other activities taking place at the Gallery.

To obtain a photography permit and check availability please fill out and submit the form below. Thank you for thinking about Rodman Hall Art Centre/Brock University to celebrate your most precious moments.


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  • Requested Time
    Photo permits are issued for a two-hour time period. Please indicate start time.
  • Photographer's Name/Studio