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Conference Center + Theater A U n i q u e L o c at i o n F o r Yo u r Next Event Or Meeting


I n t e r n at i o n al H o u s e P h i la d e l p h i a : A U n i q u e L o c at i o n f o r Yo u r N e x t Event or Meeting! Located in the heart of Philadelphia’s University City, IHP has over 8,500 square feet of available event space that includes a wide variety of meeting rooms perfectly sized to accommodate the needs of any group. The Ibrahim Theater, home to our award-winning film program, is the perfect place to host your screening, performance, gala, or party. In addition to our 360-seat theater, our private event space is comprised of a variety of conference rooms that are ideal for meetings, seminars, lectures, workshops, classes, training sessions, receptions, and retreats. Breakout workshop space is also available for large conferences. The event space at International House has a distinctly international feel with neutral décor, and our professional staff will gladly customize a room to accommodate the specific needs of your event. Our private event space features: Affordable rates suitable for nonprofits and educational groups • Easy access to and from Center City • A state-of-the-art, fully-equipped theater • Wi-Fi • Ethernet ports in every room • Conference call capabilities • On-site catering kitchen • Audiovisual equipment rentals • No exclusive vendors

F o r c o n f e r e n c e c e n t e r + T h e at e r i n q u i r i e s a n d Rat e s : (p) 1.215.895.6539 ( f ) 1.215.895.6562 (e) events@ihphilly.org

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CAPACITY CHART Theater

Banquet

Conference

Classroom

Ibrahim Theater

Room

360

250

-

-

South America

160

120

72

72

Asia + Africa

100

72

30

54

Asia

50

40

24

30

Africa

40

32

18

24

Europe

50

32

18

33

North America

36

30

24

27

Australia

70

48

-

-

Seating Style

Theater

BANQUET

CONFERENCE

CLASSROOM

Room

Dimensions

Total Area (sq ft)

61’ x 54’

3,294

Theater Stage

14.5’ x 45’

653

South America

76’ x 26’

1,976

Asia + Africa

53’ x 21’

1,113

Asia

31’ x 21’

651

Africa

22’ x 21’

462

Europe

24’ x 21’

504

North America

16’ x 26’

416

Australia

34’ x 16’

544

Ibrahim Theater

Rental fee includes tables and chairs. Additional equipment available for rent includes: Sound System • Microphones • Podium Projector • Screen • Conference Call Setup Flipchart • White Board • Tablecloths


Ibrahim Theater

The Ibrahim Theater is a fully-equipped, multi-purpose theater facility that seats up to 360 people. Featuring a state-of-the-art concert sound-system, the theater can accommodate a variety of music presentations from small acoustic ensembles to fully amplified 10+ piece bands. The Ibrahim Theater is also ideal for film and video screenings, with the capability to project 16mm and 35mm film as well as most video formats including DCP, Blu-ray, DVD, DigiBeta, BetaSP, MiniDV, and VHS video formats. Additional devices can be incorporated into our system. Our lighting system is equipped with a digital lighting board, and there is also access from the stage, which is perfect for PowerPoint lectures and other visual presentations. The retractable stadium-style seating also allows flexibility for large social events, dinners, galas, dances, and wedding receptions. With a knowledgeable staff ready to assist you, we can provide a complete package for any event.


When designing the program for Entrepreneur Works Presents Debbie Allen, I knew that International House Philadelphia was the perfect venue. Having attended many filmmaker and community events there, I had experienced the comfort, technical capabilities, and culture of IHP. Working with the staff on our event was an absolute breeze. They anticipated our needs, communicated often, clearly, and effectively, and provided excellent customer service! IHP is, and will continue to be, the preferred live event venue for Teaspoon & Pound Media. Tatiana Bacchus Owner/Senior Producer Teaspoon & Pound Media


EMERGENCY EXIT

AUSTRALIA

EUROPE

AMERICA

NORTH

EMERGENCY EXIT

BALCONY

SOUTH AMERICA

AFRICA

ASIA

Conference Center Layout

EMERGENCY EXIT


North America

The North America Room features a wall of windows letting in ample natural light and two mounted dryerase boards, making it ideal for small board meetings, retreats, and conference breakout space. The room can accommodate up to 36 people.

South America

At almost 2,000 square feet and with a capacity of up to 160, the South America Room is our most versatile space that can be configured for any type of event. With neutral decor, natural light, and an outdoor balcony overlooking Chestnut Street, it is ideal for large seminars, workshops, and seated dinners.

Australia

A uniquely designed atrium space, the Australia Lounge is an attractive setting for receptions, seated meals, and as a breakout space for conferences. The lounge can accommodate up to 75 for receptions and 50 for a seated event.


Asia

The Asia Room, which accommodates up to 50 people, is ideal for classes, training sessions, meetings, and conference breakout space. The room features a mounted dry-erase board and can be combined with the Africa Room to form a larger meeting space, accommodating up to 100 people.

Africa

The Africa Room, which accommodates up to 40 people, is ideal for classes, training sessions, meetings, and conference breakout space. The room features a mounted dry-erase board and can be combined with the Asia Room to form a larger meeting space, accommodating up to 100 people.

EUROPE

The Europe Room, which can accommodate up to 50 people, is ideal for classes, training sessions, meetings, and conference breakout space. The room includes a mounted dry-erase board and is similar in size to the Asia and Africa Rooms, two rooms that can be combined to form a larger meeting space.


About IHP

International House Philadelphia is a multicultural residential center, a source of distinctive programming, and the embodiment of an ideal. It has a critical threefold mission: to maintain a diverse and welcoming community for scholars from around the world, while introducing them to the American experience; to broaden the horizons of its residents and the larger community through high quality international arts and humanities programs; and to encourage cooperation and respect among the peoples of all nations.

GETTING HERE

33th St.

34th St.

36th St.

37th St.

38th St.

39th St.

It’s easy to park in University City! Discount parking for IHP patrons is available, and plenty of street parking, free after 8pm, is also available on Chestnut and Market Streets and throughout the area. For more information regarding parking and directions, please visit www. ihousephilly.org or call 215.387.5125.

Market St. Subway

Market St.

Ludlow St.

Chestnut St. Sansom St. Walnut St.

3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA USA 19104 www.ihousephilly.org • 1.215.387.5125

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