The Library’s Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is the quintessential landmark building in the heart of New York City – perfect for weddings and 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, Celeste Bartos Forum, The Edna Barnes Salomon Room, McGraw Rotunda, The Trustees Room, and The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division. All rental fees support the invaluable programs and services that the Library provides.
Capacity: 500 guests for Reception, 425 guests for Seated Dinner
Capacity: 750 guests for Reception, 250 guests for Seated Dinner
THE SALOMON ROOM
Capacity: 325 guests for Reception, 300 guests for Seated Dinner
THE MCGRAW ROTUNDA
Capacity: 300 guests for Reception, 150 guests for Seated Dinner