Rent the Observatory

The Observatory is a lovely, unique, park like setting ideal for smaller, intimate wedding ceremonies, receptions, business meetings, dinners, cocktail parties, adult birthdays and reunions. Your rental fees directly support the Observatory’s educational programming.

Rental 5 Foot Rounds

Tent & Other Rentals

  • You are welcome to use any rental company. Again, because of our uniqueness, below is a list of our preferred rental companies.  Others not familiar with the Observatory should do a walk-through.
  • Set up and tear down of tables, chairs, etc is the renter's responsibility. Check with your vendor for costs.
  • The tent is typically set up is to the west of the main building (to the left as you face the building).
  • We have a limited number of outdoor outlets. For larger power needs (tent lighting, etc) a power distribution box can be rented from any of the above mentioned companies.
  • We reserve the right to make the final decision on the use of tents or other items. 

The Cincinnati Observatory Center permits you to use the vendor of your choice. Those listed below are not endorsements, only a partial listing of companies that have successfully hosted events at the Observatory and are comfortable working with our unique facility.

Rental Companies

Camargo Rental      513-271-6510
All Occasions Event Rental        513-563-0600  
The Alleen Company  513-769-0393

 Valet & Transportation



Royal Valet & Shuttle


Cincy Limousine 

513-327-8129 www.cincylimousine.coml




Robin Woods Florist

 (513) 531.5590




(859) 351-0029



The Queen City Quartet

(513) 899-1461

Genie Thiergartner, Harpist