From weddings, dinners, and receptions to films shoots, photo shoots and fashion shows, the Library’s landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building lends a sense of grandeur and distinction as a quintessential New York City icon.

Hosting your event at the Library provides unique access to our most exquisite spaces, while helping sustain one of the world’s premier non-profit institutions. All event fees support the Library’s indispensable collections, services and programs.

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Weddings

Exterior
Photo Credit: Nathan Smith, The Day Collective
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Rebecca Walker, The Day Collective
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Nathan Smith, The Day Collective
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Nathan Smith, The Day Collective
Rose Main Reading Room
Photo Credit: Rebecca Walker, The Day Collective
Bartos Forum
Photo Credit: Nathan Smith, The Day Collective
Bartos Forum
Photo Credit: Brian Dorsey Studios

Corporate & Nonprofit

Bartos Forum
Photo Credit: Getty Images
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Jose Martinez Photography
Gottesman Gallery
Photo Credit: Scott Rudd Event Photography
Gottesman Gallery
Photo Credit: Lynn Savarese Photography
Bartos Forum
Photo Credit: Filip Wolak
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Steven Freeman Photography

Film & Fashion

ODLR McGraw
Photo Credit: Isabella Kendall
Astor Hall
Photo Credit: Jason Lloyd Evans
Astor Hall Stairs
Photo Credit: Platinum Weddings
Sex & The City
Photo Credit: New Line Cinemas
Gottesman Gallery
Photo Credit: Maria Valentino
Bartos Forum
Photo Credit: JKLD Lighting Design
Bartos Forum
Exterior
Rose Main Reading Room
SASB Exterior
Ghostbusters
Photo Credit: Ghostbusters