Plan Your Event

Great Hall

At 3,500 square feet, the Great Hall and Terrace is the premier special event venue for the Clinton Center and the city of Little Rock. Its 40-foot ceilings, bamboo floors, and glass walls offer guests a spectacular and unforgettable panoramic view of downtown Little Rock.

The multi-functional Great Hall can accommodate:

  • Up to 250 people for a seated dinner
  • 400 people for a seated lecture
  • 700 people for a standing reception

The Great Hall comes equipped with the latest state-of-the-art audio visual and lighting system, including a 12,000-lumen projector and 25 foot floor-to-ceiling projection screen. With a touch of the button, translucent sun and black-out shades can turn the Great Hall's glass walls into the perfect environment for video conferencing, movie premiers or multi-media presentations. Larger receptions or dinners can also be accommodated at the Clinton Center.

Download Great Hall Floor Plans (PDF)

42 bar and table

42 bar and table, the Clinton Center’s onsite restaurant, is the ideal setting for an intimate event. 42 bar and table is located on the northern edge of the facility and its 2,000 square feet offers beautiful views of the Arkansas River and the Clinton Presidential Park Bridge. The restaurant also features a river view terrace, where modern architecture and natural beauty converge.

Scholar’s Garden

Lined with oak trees and flowers native to the area, the Scholars Garden invites guests to enjoy their event outside. The garden is located between the Choctaw Station and the archive building. This 13,500 square foot green setting is ideal for company meet and greets, luncheons or a late afternoon cocktail reception.

During warmer months, the Scholars Garden also serves as an outdoor gathering place for tour groups and students attending the Clinton School of Public Service.

Download Scholar's Garden Floor Plans (PDF)

When you lease any of the Clinton Center's events facilities during or after-hours, private tours of the exhibit areas are also available. For information on availability, pricing or to request a special events packet, please call the Office of Events Services at (501) 370-8000 or send an email to [email protected].

Upcoming Events

Our Center


Monday - Saturday: 9a.m. to 5p.m.

Sunday: 1p.m. to 5p.m.


1200 President Clinton Avenue

Little Rock, AR 72201


(501) 374-4242

[email protected]

The Clinton Center

The Clinton Presidential Center offers a unique perspective of the work – past, present, and future – of the 42nd President of the United States William Jefferson Clinton. It also provides year-round educational and cultural opportunities to visitors of all ages that reflect President Clinton’s lifetime commitment to advancing opportunity for everybody, instilling responsibility throughout our society, and cultivating a sense of community within our great nation. The Clinton Center is home to the Clinton Presidential Library and Museum, the Little Rock offices of the Clinton Foundation, the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service, and is a managing partner of the Presidential Leadership Scholars program.

Our renowned on-site restaurant, 42 bar and table, offers a variety of dining selections for Clinton Center visitors and locals alike. Featuring unparalleled views of the lighted pedestrian bridge and a menu with a delicious blend of local favorites and internationally-inspired cuisine, 42 bar and table ensures a presidential experience for every guest. Admission fees are NOT required to dine at 42 bar and table; however, regular admission fees apply to tour the museum. Visit Website

The Clinton Museum Store, conveniently located in the lobby of the museum, offers a diverse selection of unique memorabilia and gifts, including books, accessories, collectibles, and more. The Museum Store also features items related to the current temporary exhibit. Admission fees are NOT required to shop at the Museum Store; however, regular admission fees apply to tour the museum. Visit Website