Are you interested in hosting an event at PPHM?
PPHM is a world-class museum housed in a 200,000 square foot complex on the West Texas A&M University campus in Canyon, Texas.
PPHM is pleased to offer these locations for rental:The Derrick Room
The Derrick Room is perhaps the most dramatic venue for your event at PPHM. This two-story room boasts an authentic cable tool drilling rig that can be seen from outside through the floor-to-ceiling windows.
This room houses a balcony that overlooks the drilling rig and includes access to an adjacent atrium. Standing room on the first floor is approximately 4,644 square feet, accommodating 300 for a reception or 160 for a seated dinner. This room is perfect for any type of reception, whether formal or casual.
Hazlewood Lecture Hall - CLOSED 2018 for Renovations
The Hazlewood Lecture Hall is located on the second floor and features a more intimate atmosphere with technological amenities such as an audio/visual booth, a large built-in projector screen, and a lecturn. This room is ideal for conference or convention functions, training, or educational events.
The room accommodates 200 for a reception or 120 for a seated dinner, and is approximately 1894 square feet. The adjacent kitchen is available for functions at no extra charge!
Construction of Pioneer Hall began in 1932. At 4325 square feet, this part of the museum is perfect for large gatherings, accommodating 200 people. More than 100 famous West Texas cattle brands surround the entrance. This building bears a State Antiquities Landmark designation for its unique Art Deco architectural style. Adjacent to the Pioneer Hall and leading into the Derrick Room is the Harrington Atrium, which is available for additional space.
- Caterers are welcome at PPHM, and we recommend using Aramark at West Texas A&M University
- To access our building use form, building use guidelines, or for more information, use the forms below or call Kristin McAfee at (806) 651-2248.