A truly unique space
for your special event.
Built in 1887, the C.S.P.S. Hall is the
- longest serving national hall and theatre
- longest serving Czech-Slovak hall
in continuous use in the United States
Add a new dimension to your event in our historic C.S.P.S. Sokol Hall, a multi-purpose facility for nearly 140 years. This three-story commercial building in the heart of Minnesota’s first neighborhood and commercial artery of West Seventh Street, is a short mile from St. Paul’s Xcel Center, and three miles from the Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport, with convenient freeway access to I-94 and I-35E.
A circa 1880 etching
of our original two-story hall.
The first two St. Stanislaus Churches
are seen in the background
hall rental brochure (.pdf file)
In 1977 the C.S.P.S. Hall was declared a National and State Historic Site, Building #77000763. Good east and south exposures face historic and commercial buildings of its urban artery, many with restored facades. Its nineteenth century brick exterior is unchanged from the 1917 third level addition.
Hall, 2nd level, 2500 sq. ft., 50’ x 50’
Seating capacity ranges from 160 - 300 with fifteen 3’ x 11’ tables.
The hall has oak floor and trim; tin ceiling, separate cloakroom, grand stair case,
and is handicapped accessible with its elevator at the parking lot entrance.
Stage, 2nd level, 15’ x 22’; 330 sq ft:
Six hand-painted 1932 backdrops; speaker podium; media screen. Capacity 50;
catering services by arrangement
Dining room/bar 740 Sq ft, 20’ x 37’
Bar includes wet sink, counter space, beer tap, twelve 2’ x 2’ tables, padded seating, natural
light, counter space, access to kitchen/serving;
Capacity 50; bar services by arrangement
Licensed commercial kitchen 400 sq ft, 20’ x 20’; available only to licensed commercial caterer on a negotiated basis
Available year round!
We invite you to host your event
this truly unique venue.
For more information:
Hall rental is part of a larger program
of financial support for our organization.
Our celebrations throughout the year raise funds to support programming and support facilities:
annual Czech and Slovak Festival, Festival of Nations, ethnic-themed dinners, fall Harvest and spring Šibřinky/ Mardi Gras dances.
Czech and Slovak Sokol Minnesota is a 131 year-old volunteer
founded to provide community and fitness for individuals and families through physical, educational,
cultural and social programs. We welcome all regardless of nationality and cultural background.
Czech and Slovak Sokol Minnesota is a proud member of the
West 7th Business Association
and supports its local businesses and organizations.