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.