The Malting Tower

A exterior photo of the Malting Tower at the Tett Centre in Kingston, Ontario


The Malting Tower at the Tett Centre in Kingston, Ontario

Families enjoy a music performance by Gary Rasberry during Family Day in the Malting Tower at the Tett Centre.


Families enjoy a live musical performance by JUNO-nominated children's artist Gary Rasberry during Family Day in the Malting Tower.

A Flamenco musical performance in the Malting Tower at the Tett Centre.


A Flamenco musical performance by Marta and Richard during Culture Days

Garrett Elliott Photography, courtesy of the Kingston Arts Council

A Kingston School of Dance performance in the Malting Tower at the Tett Centre


A Kingston School of Dance performance in the Malting Tower

An interior view of the Malting Tower with a circle of chairs and the podium


The spacious Malting Tower, with its high ceiling and spectacular view of Lake Ontario, is the perfect place to host your next meeting, workshop and conference!

A training session in the Malting Tower


Registered not for profit organizations, arts-focused and student groups qualify for reduced rental rates!

Queen's Smith School of Business EMBA Class of 2020 team building session in the Malting Tower


A team building session in the Malting Tower

Images courtesy of Queen's University, Smith School of Business - EMBA National Program, Class of 2021


Need multiple rooms for breakout sessions?

Check out our Activity Room, Tett Gallery and Rehearsal Hall!


The Malting Tower is the ideal place for your next presentation!

Malting Tower Fire Place


Planning a winter event? Guests will enjoy warming up in front of the fireplace, in the Malting Tower.


The Malting Tower - Theatre Style seating

A wedding ceremony in the Malting Tower


Planning your wedding? See Special Occasions

Grain and Petal Photography


The Malting Tower - A reception dinner

Grain and Petal Photography


An elegant background for the bride and groom's dinner reception

Unveiled Photography


The Malting Tower is our finest rental space which offers a balance of old world historical charm with modern technical features in order to make your event memorable. This versatile light-filled space is a perfect choice for special celebrations, business meetings, and a variety of arts performances and events. 

Surrounded by breathtaking lake views and framed with large windows, the bright social space features automatic blinds, a one-touch operated gas fireplace and a projector screen with easy iPod plug-in. A hi-tech sound system is also available to rent. Reflected sound makes vocals and instruments appear more personified, providing guests with a compelling concert experience. The beautifully finished floor ties the 1,600 sq. ft space together. There is a fully-equipped servery kitchen for catering, a cloakroom, round and rectangular tables, upholstered chairs and courtesy style seating for guests. Cocktail tables are available to rent.


100 seated at round tables, 120 seated theatre style, 150 standing reception.


  • Located on the 3rd floor, with a stunning lake view
  • Automatic blinds
  • Beautifully finish floor
  • One button remote gas fireplace
  • Cloakroom and Restroom Faculties (including accessible facilities) to accommodate guests
  • Hi-tech, built-in sound system included through professional podium + mic - hookup ipod/laptop
  • Panasonic 4000 Lumens Projector and mounted 116”x72” Screen available for rent ($90.00)
  • Audio Wall Rack Sound System – for DJ or Band ($60.00)
  • 12 x 5’ round tables and 8 x 8’ rectangular maple tables included
  • 1 easel
  • Upholstered regular chairs and accessible seating
  • Free Wifi
  • 1,600 sq. ft of space
  • Set up, flips and take down of furniture included
  • Kitchen facilities suitable for serving food and beverages (no cooking equipment)
  • Garbage and recycle bins
  • Cocktail tables available (please reserve at the time of booking)
  • Tett Staff ($30 per hour)
  • Security (when alcohol is served/ $30 per hour)


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