Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach

Palm Beach County Convention Center, West Palm Beach (must see)

The Palm Beach County Convention Center is a 35,000 square foot multipurpose facility that is located on Okeechobee Boulevard. The building was designed by Atlanta architectural firm of Thompson, Ventulett, Stainback and Associates. It opened in 2004.

With a 100,000 square-foot exhibit hall, a 22,000 square-foot ballroom, and additional 21,000 square feet of flexible breakout space, the building is ideal for corporate and social events. The facility offers catering services as well as marketing and public relations assistance, audio visual support, and exhibitor service assistance.

The ballroom can comfortably handle 2,000 people and the first level of the complex can be divided into two 50,000 square foot areas. Additionally, 23,000 square feet of meeting room spaces can be converted into 23 rooms.

Ballet recitals, horse racing, musical concerts, fairs, ballroom dances, banquets, and concerts are just a few of the events that residents and visitors enjoy. The center is also host to the Palm Beach America’s International Fine Art and Antique Fair.

The convention center is located near City Place, the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts, Worth Avenue, and several beaches. It is one mile away from the Palm Beach International Airport and two miles away from Interstate 95.

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Palm Beach County Convention Center on Map

Sight Name: Palm Beach County Convention Center
Sight Location: West Palm Beach, USA (See walking tours in West Palm Beach)
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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Walking Tours in West Palm Beach, Florida

Create Your Own Walk in West Palm Beach

Create Your Own Walk in West Palm Beach

Creating your own self-guided walk in West Palm Beach is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Museums and Art Galleries

Museums and Art Galleries

Many located within walking distance from one another, West Palm Beach's museums offer you an excellent opportunity to acquaint yourself with the history of the place as well as to discover some of its eccentricities.

Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.6 Km or 2.9 Miles
West Palm Beach Introduction Walking Tour

West Palm Beach Introduction Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 3 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 4.9 Km or 3 Miles