Public Tours and Events at the WSU Wine Science Center

Visiting the Center

Guided tours of the Ste. Michelle Wine Estates WSU Wine Science Center are available upon request.  Space is limited to groups of 15 or fewer and can be customized to last from 30 minutes to an hour.  Special accommodations can be made for larger groups.

To inquire or arrange a tour, please contact Kaury Balcom 509-372-7223

Facility Rentals

The WSU Wine Science Center has three spaces available for rent for private events and meetings (see table below for photos and amenities).

To inquire about facility rentals, please contact Kaury Balcom 509-372-7223

To receive a price quotation and schedule your event, please complete the WSU Tri-Cities Event and Meeting Space Request Form.

Room Amenities
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  • Table seats 12 people
  • Computer and projector
  • Videoconferencing
  • Whiteboard wall
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  • Tiered seating for 60
  • Designed for wine tasting with stain-proof tables, wide aisles and a ramp to push carts to all tables with ease and afford disability access
  • Computer and projector
  • Videoconferencing
  • Whiteboard wall
Atrium & Patio
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  • Spacious, naturally lit event space with a capacity of 164 people
  • Provides views into the Washington State Wine Library and T.J. Rodgers Research & Teaching Winery
  • Lectern with microphone
  • Outdoor patio space included