A romantic ceremony in a library may seem like an unconventional concept. However, a New York Public Library wedding is gaining much-deserved popularity amongst young couples.
It is an ideal spot for anyone who has interests in literature, history, architecture or photography! The iconic landmark will leave you and guests breathless!
Event Spaces at the New York Public Library
As a result of the increasing demand of the location as a wedding venue, the New York Public Library has adapted to the necessary changes. There are several halls or rooms where you can host your event, depending on your guest list, style and aesthetic preferences.
The Stephen A. Schwarzman Building is a city landmark, and a gorgeous location for your ceremonials. It contains some of the most glamorous New York Public Library wedding venues. A few of these are:
- Astor Hall
- Celeste Bartos Forum
- The Edna Barnes Salomon Room
- McGraw Rotunda
- The Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III Trustees Room
- Celeste Auditorium
Costly renovations restored historic Renaissance beauty of the building. From the marble stairways and high cast-iron dome to the exquisite paintings, each inch of the location is stunning.
The palatial, luxurious site is mesmerizing to anyone who walks through its doors. Vaulted ceilings, arched corridors, white marble walls and ornate detailed interiors make it an architectural wonder to behold.
Services at the New York Public Library
The venue staff and event managers cooperate with you to help your dream wedding materialize. Therefore, you can let your imagination run wild. Cherry blossoms, gold chivari chairs, white orchids, LED lighting, antique candles and centerpieces can bring out the venue’s grandeur.
You can design a beautiful altar where you can say your vows, followed by a formal dinner for all your guests. The indoor location is an exquisite area for a romantic ceremony, intimate reception and also a lively dance party. Although the venue has their preferred catering services, you have the option to hire your own vendors. The numerous spaces can seat approximately 200 to 700 guests.
Not to mention, your photographer will get a chance to show-off their skills and capture those special memories. Photoshoots on the outdoor staircase, elegant hallways, and extravagant rooms will leave you feeling like a supermodel.
In addition to making a picture-perfect backdrop, the venue will transform your day into an extraordinary experience. Undoubtedly, it will create an unforgettable experience for you and your loved ones. After all, how many library weddings have you attended?
All your event fee will go on to support the restoration and maintenance of the services, programs, and irreplaceable collections of the New York Public Library. A wedding that gives you a magical evening while sustaining a non-profit institution sounds like the perfect deal!
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