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The New York Public Library

Stephen A. Schwarzman Building - 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue Email Phone Number 212.930.0730 Website

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Stephen A. Schwarzman Building - 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue

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Front Steps,

Terry deRoy Gruber

Front Steps,

Christian Oth Studio

Astor Hall,

Christian Oth Studio

Astor Hall,

Christian Oth Studio

Bartos Forum,

Ira Lippke Studios

Map Division,

Drew Kelly

McGraw Rotunda,

Christian Oth Studio

Bartos Forum,

Ira Lippke Studios

Trustees Room,

Lis Pearson

Library Lions,

Peter Aaron/ESTO

Overview: The Library’s landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building located in the heart of New York City – is the perfect venue for films, fashion shows, wedding receptions, social or corporate events. The legendary Library lions, Patience and Fortitude, greet guests as they journey up the magnificent steps on Fifth Avenue. Clients can choose from six spectacular event spaces; Astor Hall, Bartos Forum, the Salomon Room, McGraw Rotunda, the Trustees Room and the Map Division. All rental fees support the invaluable programs and services that the Library provides. Fundraisers and Wedding Ceremonies allowed.


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Overview

The Library’s landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building located in the heart of New York City – is the perfect venue for films, fashion shows, wedding receptions, social or corporate events. The legendary Library lions, Patience and Fortitude, greet guests as they journey up the magnificent steps on Fifth Avenue. Clients can choose from six spectacular event spaces; Astor Hall, Bartos Forum, the Salomon Room, McGraw Rotunda, the Trustees Room and the Map Division. All rental fees support the invaluable programs and services that the Library provides. Fundraisers and Wedding Ceremonies allowed.

Categories

Historical/Cultural Institutions
Cultural Organizations
Museums/Attractions

Buzz

Spectacular landmark venue located in the heart of Manhattan. Perfect for all types of events. Our knowledgeable and attentive staff works with you every step of the way and all proceeds go to support the invaluable programs and services of the NYPL.

Clients

Universal Studios
Goldman Sachs
AmFar
McGraw-Hill
The Knot
Warner Brothers
Bank of America
Municipal Arts Society

Memorable Moments

Spectacular landmark venue located in the heart of Manhattan. Perfect for all types of events. Our knowledgeable and attentive staff works with you every step of the way and all proceeds go to support the invaluable programs and services of the NYPL.

Neighborhood:

Midtown

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Capacities

Salomon Room

Standing/Reception -
Banquet 325
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet 4500

Map Division

Standing/Reception -
Banquet 60
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet 1500

The New York Public Library: Entire Space

Standing/Reception -
Banquet -
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet -

Bartos Forum

Standing/Reception -
Banquet 500
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet 6400

Trustees Room

Standing/Reception -
Banquet 125
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet 1500

Astor Hall

Standing/Reception -
Banquet 750
Theater -
Classroom -
Dimensions -
Ceiling -
Square Feet 10000

Capacities

Space Standing/
Reception
Banquet Theater Classroom Dimensions Ceiling Square Feet
Salomon Room - 325 - - - - 4500
Map Division - 60 - - - - 1500
The New York Public Library: Entire Space - - - - - - -
Bartos Forum - 500 - - - - 6400
Trustees Room - 125 - - - - 1500
Astor Hall - 750 - - - - 10000

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