Event Rental

Sloss Furnaces offers much more than a glimpse into our city’s industrial history. It is also a premiere events venue for your wedding, corporate function, formal, birthday party, reunion, and every event in between. With six unique rental areas, Sloss Furnaces offers something for everyone. The historic nature of Sloss Furnaces makes for a memorable and unique location for any event.

Water Tower

Water Tower


The Water Tower is the most recognizable symbol for Sloss Furnaces. Standing more than 70 feet tall, the base of the Water Tower provides a spacious area for any event. The base of the Water Tower is perfect for displaying food or showcasing a band.

Accommodates: 300 people seated

Spray Pond

Spray Pond


The Spray Pond is the most versatile area that provides a lovely backdrop to any event or festival. The dancing water in the background adds a nice touch to your event.

Accommodates: 200 people seated

Casting Shed

Casting Shed


The Casting Shed is complete with a stage and an unobstructed view of the historic 20th century blast furnace.

Accommodates: 900 people seated

Visitor Center - East Room

Visitor Center - East Room


Our Visitor Center offers a new view of Sloss and of Birmingham. This grand room is perfect for wedding, conventions or corporate parties.

Accommodates: 400 people seated

Visitor Center - West Room

Visitor Center - West Room


Our Visitor Center offers a new view of Sloss and of Birmingham. This room is for small parties, meetings, or gatherings.

Accommodates: 80 people seated

Visitor Center - Conference Room

Visitor Center - Conference Room

$50 per hour

The Conference Room inside our Visitor Center is a perfect location for a small meeting. With access to a white board and television screen, have your meeting off-site while viewing the historic Sloss Furnaces.

Accommodates: 15 people seated


For Sloss Furnaces Foundation Events:

Scottie McClaney

(205) 254 -2031



For City of Birmingham Events:

Nikitres Frazier

(205) 254-2029