The Schomburg Center complex, a 75,000 square foot, three-building facility, is located at Harlem's historic crossroads—135th Street and Malcolm X Boulevard (formerly Lenox Avenue). For more than 85 years, the Schomburg Center has collected, preserved, and provided free access to materials documenting the global black experience. In addition to state-of-the-art study and storage facilities for the five collection divisions, the Schomburg Center offers four magnificent spaces—including a 347-seat professional theatre—for intimate gatherings, as well as lavish extravaganzas.
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The following rooms and spaces are available for events of various sizes:
Langston Hughes Auditorium
The Langston Hughes Auditorium is a 347-seat professional theatre with state of the art audio visual capabilities that can take your event to the next level.