Japan Society
333 E 47th St, New York, NY

Japan Society

333 E 47th St
New York, NY 10017
Japan Society, New York — VIEW FROM MAIN FOYER
Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.
333 E 47th St
New York, NY 10017

Maximum Capacity: 500 people
Availability
Host your next event against a stunning backdrop of an indoor garden, reflecting pool and waterfall. Japan Society, an American nonprofit cultural institution, offers an oasis of Japanese design, elegance and tranquility in midtown Manhattan. The Society's fully equipped facilities are ideal for conferences, receptions, film screenings, workshops, webinars and other special events. Unique rental spaces feature a state-of-the-art 262-seat auditorium, a spacious reception room and foyer with views of a bamboo grove and waterfall, and an intimate meeting room and reception/exhibition area situated on the Society's sky-lit second floor.
Photos

Japan Society, New York — AUDITORIUM Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.

Photos published with permission of Japan Society

Japan Society, New York — AUDITORIUM
Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.Japan Society, New York — MURASE ROOM
Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.Japan Society, New York — MAIN FOYER
Photo © Norman McGrath.Japan Society, New York — SKY ROOM & EXHIBITION SPACE
Photo © Japan Society.Japan Society, New York — AUDITORIUM & STAGE
Photo © Satoru Ishikawa.Japan Society, New York — MURASE ROOM SET FOR DINNER
Photo © Japan Society.Japan Society, New York — MURASE ROOM SET FOR LUNCHEON
Photo © Ken Levinson.Japan Society, New York — MAIN FOYER - RECEPTION
Photo © Japan Society.Japan Society, New York — BAMBOO REFLECTING POOL
Photo © George Hirose.
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AuditoriumPhotos Available
Auditorium Max Capacity: 262 people
Auditorium, Japan Society, New York — Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.
Photo © Peter Aaron/ESTO.

Photos published with permission of Japan Society

The 262-seat Lila Acheson Wallace Auditorium is available for lectures, film screenings, and music and dance performances. The space is also suitable for media announcements and presentations. The auditorium is equipped with state-of-the art film projectors, television and Internet connections, and lighting and sound systems. The wooden walls are flat, Japanese-style curtains made from hand-rubbed Scandinavian wood.
Links: Website
Supported Layouts and Capacities
Seating Capacity
Capacity: 262 People
Features
  • Audio Visual: Built-in AV Equipment
Main FoyerPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 100 people
Murase RoomPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 200 people
Sky Room & Exhibition SpacePhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 50 people
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