The Sanctuary on Penn Indianapolis, Indiana

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Thank you for considering The Sanctuary on Penn for your next event. The Sanctuary on Penn is a unique event space with the charm of an historic church building. Built in 1875 and located one block south of the central library, The Sanctuary on Penn is Indianapolis’ newest full-service event venue.

The Sanctuary on Penn offers over 8,000 square feet of event space, with the capability to

We offer full-service, one stop shopping. To ease all of your planning and design needs, our Corporate Event Planner will work with you from quote to day of event, and will be your main point of contact throughout the planning process. At The Sanctuary on Penn we enjoy customizing each event to fit your needs and create something unique to you and your organization.

Enclosed you will find a sampling of the current food and beverage menus, as well as the technical features that we offer. This is only a sampling of what we offer, and our executive chef and kitchen staff will work with you to create a delectable culinary experience. Our A/V manager will ensure that your technical needs are met, from state-of-the-art to simple – we have you covered!

For availability and more information about The Sanctuary on Penn, please call Jonna Hayden, Corporate Event Sales and Planning, directly at 317-372-1488 or via email at

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Contact Info

701 N Pennsylvania St • Indianapolis, IN • 46204

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Venue Details

Capacity (Seated / Cocktail): 250 / 500

Max Number of Simultaneous Events: 2

Outside Catering Permitted (BYO): No

Venue Type/Style: Historical Building

On-Site Cuisine Options: American, Continental, Italian, Asian, Mediterranean, Spanish / Latin, Vegetarian, French, Child Menu, International / Other, Sunday Brunch, Indian, Catering on site


Budget Tier: $

Minimim price for 100 guests: $ 2,100

Site/Rental Fee: $1,750

$1,000 upstairs only $750 downstairs only Food & Beverage Minimums: M-Fri (8am-5pm) - $5,500 M-Th (5pm-12am) - $7,000 Friday (5pm-12am) - $7,500 Saturday - $10,000 Sunday - $6.500

Venue Features

  • A/V Equipped
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bridal Room
  • Buffet Menu Available
  • Coat Check
  • Imported Beer
  • Internet Access
  • Onsite Ceremony
  • Open Sunday
  • Parking Lot
  • Premium Liquor
  • Prix Fixe Menu Option
  • Tables and Chairs
  • Wheelchair
  • WiFi Access