Described by the architect Fumihiko Maki as “the heart of the Museum” and nestled like a crystal jewel box in the centre of the building,
the glassed-in courtyard throws dramatic patterns of light and shadow on to the walls of the atrium.
- The area includes the external courtyard and the internal atrium, allowing events to be held throughout all four seasons
- The courtyard and atrium are suitable for receptions under the stars as well as social events for standing guests
- Capacity 400 seated 150 standing