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the stage

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incredible event


Museum of the City of New York

Why we
love it

Our venues beautifully blend form and function, combining rich design with modern amenities while keeping sustainability in mind. They serve as the ideal backdrop to meet your event needs and enhance your guest experience with stunning views, history, artwork and more.

Amenities & Petals
Styles at Museum of the City of New York

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    • ceremony-areaCeremony Area
    • coat-checkCoat Check
    • dressing-roomDressing Room
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    • defaultIn-House Av/Tech
    • meeting-spaceMeeting Space
    • natural-lightNatural Light
    • outdoor-spaceOutdoor Space
    • wireless-internetWireless Internet
    • wedding-venueWedding Venue
  • Styles

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    • grandGrand
    • historicHistoric
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    • mansionMansion
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Frequently Asked

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Maybe you are planning a corporate event where you need to impress. Maybe, you’ve always dreamed of having a museum wedding. The Museum of the City of New York is an ideal venue for all types of events.

  • What Kind Of Events Can Be Held At Museum Of The City Of New York?

    This New York cultural institution located on Fifth Avenue's iconic Museum Mile is the ideal settings for weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, corporate events, fundraisers, holiday parties, and more. There are intimate spaces, grand spaces, and even outdoor spaces so that your catered event can be unforgettable.
  • What Spaces At the MCNY Are Best For Corporate And Non-Profit Events?

    If you have been tasked with finding the perfect location for your company’s awards dinner, a gala to raise money for a good cause, a lecture for a newly created department, or a holiday party, The Museum of the City of New York offers various options to fit the purpose of your corporate event. We can help guide you once we learn more about the event, how many people will be attending, and what your needs will be.
  • Can I Have My Event At The Museum Of the City Of New York Catered?

    Of course. Great Performances is the premier Catering company in New York and our team of event and culinary experts will make it easy for you to plan the perfect event.
  • Who Does Catering For Museum Of The City Of New York?

    Great Performances can cater for your event at Museum of the City of New York. We are a preferred caterer for this venue and we can make your catered event special!
  • Are We Allowed To Bring In An Outside Caterer?

    Great Performances is a preferred caterer for Museum of the City of New York. Contact us so we can help you in planning the perfect event at Museum of the City of New York.
  • How Do I Contact Museum Of The City Of New York To Run An Event?

    If you're planning on booking an event at Museum of the City of New York you can call Great Performances at 212.727.2424 or send us an email at celebratefood@greatperformances.com.
  • How Much Does It Cost To Run A Catered Event At Museum Of The City Of New York?

    Catering costs vary depending on the requirements for your event including the number of people, the type of event (breakfast buffet, cocktail reception, seated dinner, etc.), the style of service and waitstaff needs, and the food that is being served. Our team of expert event planners can help you design the perfect menu for your catered event.
  • What Events Has Great Performances Run At Museum Of The City Of New York?

    Great Performances works with the Museum of the City of New York on all kinds of events including weddings, corporate events, lectures, and more.


Fabulous celebrations!

Thanks for a fabulous event! It went great and I appreciate [the Great Performances] staff.
– Vera D.

You’re a star! I was so pleased with everything. The food was fabulous. You kept sending it out. You had the perfect amount of staff. Can’t thank you enough and I look forward – very much – to working with you in the future!

– Victoria W.

The evening was everything we could hope for and more. I loved every minute working with and we will be reaching out when future events pop up.

– Yvonne G.

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1220 5th Ave
New York, NY 10029

To get started planning your event, contact:

Contact: 212.727.2424

Email: celebratefood@greatperformances.com

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