Make Your Event Historic!

Originally built in 1921 as a sanctuary, religious school and social hall, the CulterPlotkin Jewish Heritage Center retains all of its historic charm creating a warm and inviting space.  With original hard wood floors, high vaulted ceilings, beautifully manicured gardens and ample parking, the center is an ideal year-round location for your event.  

Our venue can be used for all types of functions including weddings, B'nai Mitzvahs, corporate receptions, fundraisers, meetings, social events, and more. All set-ups are customized to meet the needs of your group.  

We welcome people of all faiths!
Weddings, B'nai Mitzvahs, Meetings and More! 

The Sanctuary

Our stunning main hall, with original hardwood flooring, seats up to 230 people sat theater style or 150 people sat at table rounds and chairs. The historic room is great for a ceremony and reception and its adjustable house lighting, large stage and full range of audio visual and internet capabilities make it extremely desirable.

The Garden

Great for a ceremony and reception, the garden is available year-round. Our beautifully manicured garden will seat up to 220 people for any outdoor event. With lighting and electrical capabilities, the garden is a one of a kind space in Downtown Phoenix.

The Bungalow

Our bungalow seats up to 30 people and has its own kitchen and bathroom. A notebook PC, projector and screen are available upon request. This intimate room can be used for small private functions including; bridal, engagement and baby showers, luncheons, meetings, lectures and workshops.

The Gallery

Our gallery is both educational and practical, displaying artwork and artifacts from early 1900 on wards. The gallery makes a great location for a cocktail party or private exhibition. 

The Prep Kitchen

Our prep kitchen is located in the administration building, behind the Sanctuary. The kitchen is equipped with an ice machine, refrigerator and sinks with plenty of space for caterers to prepare their food. It is mandatory that your caterer is familiar with our space before they begin working.   

For further information and availability, or to schedule a site visit, please call 602.241.7870 or email

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