Plaza Level Lobby

Looking out onto Lincoln Center, the Plaza Level Lobby is a great location for meetings, luncheons, and receptions.  It can host up to 200 guests in an easily accessible location. The dimensions of the Lincoln Center Plaza level lobby: 17,650 sq.ft

Located on the upper floor of the Plaza Lobby, the Miriam and Harold Steinberg Reading Room can seat 40 for business meetings or lectures.

The Plaza Level Lobby is not available for rent during the Library’s open hours:

Monday: 12:00 noon – 8:00 P.M.
Tuesday: 12:00 noon – 6:00 P.M.
Wednesday: 12:00 noon – 6:00 P.M.
Thursday: 12:00 noon – 8:00 P.M..
Friday: 12:00 noon – 6:00 P.M.
Saturday: 12:00 noon – 6:00 P.M..
Sunday: CLOSED

For rates and other information regarding space rental at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts please call 212-870-1698, or email

No fund-raising, political or religious functions permitted. Events must be by invitation only.

Luncheon, reception, meeting200
Reading room meeting/lecture40