Islands at the Louisville Zoo

Gheens Room in the Islands Pavilion

The Gheens Room is located on the second floor of the Islands Pavilion which is nestled in the lush bamboo gardens of the award-winning Islands Exhibit. The area features penguins, orangutans, tigers, crocodiles, and more. Guests have a private indoor view of our tropical forest aviary. The space is perfect for an elegant banquet as well as a business seminar or team meeting.Gheens Room Press PhotoRequired Minimum: 100 guests

Availability: Year-round, day or evening until 11 p.m.

Other Features:

  • Accommodates 150 people for a sit-down dinner or meeting, or up to 275 for a standing reception
  • Elevator and stairs to the 2nd floor
  • Climate controlled
  • Private restrooms
  • Tables and upholstered chairs
  • Hardwood floors
  • Central location with 5-7 minute walk from the Zoo’s main plaza
  • AV equipment available on request (TV/VCR/DVD, projector screen)
  • Private animal presentation (additional fee)
  • Smoking in designated outdoor areas only