Gallery Rental

Facilities Rental
Entertain in elegance. Meet in style.

The William and Florence Schmidt Art Center provides a unique, upscale location to host personal and professional events of all kinds.

Erlinger Conference Room

Erlinger Conference Room

Important meetings don’t need to be interrupted by visitors, telephone calls or other distractions when the Erlinger Conference Room offers a high-tech executive space. You’ll get the job done efficiently in this room complete with WiFi access, telephone conferencing capabilities and laptop ports.



The Schmidt’s vibrant, stylish facilities, adorned with original art, provide the perfect backdrop for your intimate formal or informal event. As many as 150 individuals can mingle comfortably in the center’s four galleries.

  • Billie Jean and John H. Marsh
  • Sharon and DeWayne Cox
  • John and Peg Schmidt
  • R. Gordon and Betty Reiners

Gardens and Patio

Schmidt gardens

Outside of the Schmidt Art Center is as colorful as the exhibits displayed within. The Schmidt Family Gardens have been honored by the Missouri Botanical Gardens as a “Shaw’s East Signature Garden.” The patio provides an intimate setting for any outdoor event.



Set the tone for your event through your food choices. The Schmidt Art Center event coordinator can help you with your options.

Want more information? Contact us.

618-235-2700, ext. 5546
866-942-SWIC (7942), ext. 5546 (toll free in Illinois)