Facility Rentals

At the heart of historical exploration and cultural enrichment, the Mason County Research Center proudly presents a suite of rental opportunities designed to accommodate gatherings of all sizes and purposes. From the grandeur of Legacy Hall, a space that can host large groups for significant events, to the intimacy of the Houk Family Reading Room, perfect for smaller, more focused meetings, our facilities are tailored to meet your specific needs.


Beyond mere meeting spaces, the Research Center offers a remarkable backdrop for a variety of events. Imagine holding your board meetings encircled by the whispers of history, or orchestrating conferences that not only share knowledge but are surrounded by it. Our spaces are versatile, setting the stage for elegant parties, thought-provoking seminars, and joyous celebrations alike.


Each room within the Research Center is imbued with the rich tapestry of Mason County’s history, offering an environment that is not only functional but also truly inspiring. As you convene with colleagues, toast with friends, or unite with fellow thinkers, the essence of the county’s vibrant past serves as an ever-present catalyst for conversation and innovation.


We invite you to contact us today to secure a space for your next event. Let the profound legacy of Mason County kindle a spark of creativity and connection at your gatherings. Book one of our many distinguished spaces and be prepared to be immersed in the inspiring atmosphere of Mason County’s dynamic heritage.


Welcome to Legacy Hall at the Mason County Historical Society, a captivating venue where history comes alive. Legacy Hall serves as a tribute to the remarkable individuals who have left an indelible mark on the community, shaping its identity and character.

As you step into Legacy Hall, you are greeted by the sight of eight meticulously curated historical exhibits, each eloquently narrating the stories of prominent figures whose contributions have woven the rich tapestry of Mason County’s heritage. From pioneering visionaries to steadfast community leaders, these exhibits offer a fascinating journey through time, showcasing the resilience, innovation, and spirit that have defined the region.

Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering or a larger event, Legacy Hall is equipped to accommodate your needs. With flexible seating arrangements, the hall can comfortably hold anywhere from 45 to 70 attendees, depending on seating arraignment. Choose between theatre-style seating for a formal ambiance or round tables for six people, fostering a more interactive atmosphere.

In addition to its versatile seating options, Legacy Hall boasts a convenient kitchenette, complete with essential amenities such as a sink, microwave, and refrigerator. Whether you’re serving light refreshments or catering a full meal, you’ll find everything you need to ensure your guests are well taken care of.

For presentations, Legacy Hall offers state-of-the-art AV capabilities, including a sound system and an impressive 84″ TV. Whether you’re conducting educational seminars or hosting guest speakers, these technological features enhance the overall experience, engaging and enlightening your audience.

With its blend of historical charm and modern amenities, Legacy Hall at the Mason County Historical Society provides a captivating setting for gatherings, events, and celebrations. Immerse yourself in the stories of the past while creating new memories for generations to come.

Houk Family Reading Room

The Houk Family Reading Room offers an intimate and serene setting ideal for small gatherings of up to 10 individuals. Tailored for a personal ambiance, this space is perfect for board meetings, research sessions, or intimate company meetings. Equipped with AV capabilities, including a 48″ TV with virtual meeting capabilities, the room facilitates seamless communication and collaboration. Whether you’re seeking a tranquil environment for focused discussions or a private space for strategic planning, the Houk Family Reading Room provides the ideal backdrop for productive gatherings.