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events | installation spotlight
Rainier Tent helped the Mercer Museum turn a
large patio space into a dynamic event space.
Photos courtesy of Rainier Tent.
Project notes
* One custom tent scaling up
from a 30-foot-wide space into
a 40-foot-wide space
* 10-to-13-foot-long tent legs
* Custom base plates
Putting the " art "
in state-of-the art
Rainier Tent designs and installs a custom tent for a historic museum.
T
he Mercer Museum, a 6-story concrete
castle located in Doylestown,
Penn., is recognized as a National Historic
Landmark and home to more than 40,000
early American artifacts. From horsedrawn
carriages and a Conestoga wagon
to thousands of pre-Industrial tools, the
museum is visited annually by more than
65,000 people from around the world.
Recently, the Mercer Museum was
looking to transform its outdoor patio
space into a dynamic, state-of-the-art
event space that could accommodate
more guests. The museum turned to
Rainier Tent, Tukwila, Wash., to design,
manufacture and install a custom tent
that would conform to the museum's
irregular patio space.
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Installation was scheduled to begin
during the early months of 2020, just
as the COVID-19 pandemic set hold on
the country. " The install was postponed
a number of times, " says Larry Ott,
Northeast Commercial Tent Sales
Representative for Rainier Tent. " Once
restrictions were lifted, we were able to
begin the installation in May. "
The tent was designed as a custom
structure scaling up from a 30-foot-wide
space into a 40-foot-wide space. " This
tent was selected because of the unique
design, " says Ott. " Specialized base
plates were also designed to capture the
wall space surrounding the patio space. "
A separate bar area was installed to help
increase seating space.

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