Top Ten Wedding Venues in New York City

Top Ten Wedding Venues in New York City

Posted by clientservice, on 3/5/2008, in category Weddings

From the charm and scenic ambience of Central Park, to venues with views of Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, you’ll find the perfect wedding place in New York. There is much to see and do in New York, from shopping, dining and night life to arts, culture, museums and more. From Broadway to the Bronx Zoo, New York City will thrill and delight your guests, and insure your wedding is a smash-hit.

Find the perfect place to say “I do” with Eventective’s top ten New York City wedding places:

Broad Street Ballroom

Broad Street Ballroom is a premier New York event venueLocated in the heart of New York City’s Financial District, the Broad Street Ballroom is a premier New York event venue.

A 225-foot hand-painted mural adorns the walls and mosaic pillars line the sides of the room.

Offering 5,700 square feet of space, the ballroom also features a Broadway quality audio-visual system complete with a 22’ x 22’ roll-down projection screen.

The Broad Street Ballroom seats up to 300 people in a banquet setting and up to 630 in a cocktail setting (top left and right).

Landmark on the Park

 Located in the Center of Manhattan’s Upper West Side and just steps from historic Central Park West, Landmark on the Park is one of the best event spaces New York City has to offer.

This beautiful environment is both flexible and affordable. Landmark on the Park’s beautiful and spacious interior, excellent acoustics, lighting, catering facilities and vaulted ceilings and marble floors and historic ambience make for a stunning and majestic wedding site. Landmark on the Park can accommodate different sized groups in a variety of available spaces.               

Tavern on the Green 

Originally built in 1870 to house sheep, Tavern on the Green is set in a spectacular location overlooking Central Park. Adorned with crystal chandeliers, stained glass and hand-carved mirrors, it is one of New York City’s most stunning dining spaces.

Six distinct and lavish rooms and a garden can accommodate anything from 20 to 1,500 guests for a truly enchanting event.

 The Puck Building

One of New York City’s “Most Celebrated Landmarks,” this Romanesque Revival building contains over five acres of lavish space, including two elegant and sophisticated ballrooms (below left)

The Puck Building is a celebrated landmark in nYC  The Skylight Ballroom and Grand Ballroom (one of New York’s largest and most famous) are ideal for weddings.

The Skylight Room accommodates up to 250 people, with tremendous natural light and open interior space while the Grand Ballroom can accommodate 1,000 guests comfortably.


 Columbia University Faculty House

 Conveniently located within walking distance of several churches (St. Paul’s Chapel, St. John the Divine, Notre Dame Church, Broadway Presbyterian), the Columbia University Faculty House makes a popular site for weddings.

Fine cuisine, polished service, elegant charm and distinguished ambience make the Columbia University Faculty House an excellent New York City wedding venue for events of up to 250 guests.

The Central Park Boathouse  

The relaxing scenic ambience of this famous Central Park icon will make you forget that you’re even in New York City. Overlooking Central Park Lake, The Loeb Boathouse Restaurant can accommodate 30-60 seated guests or more for cocktail receptions.

The Central Park Boathouse offers a scenic setting overlooking the Central Park lake

Find yourself in a picturesque scene of swimming swans, ducks and drifting rowboats, with a ceremony and reception right on the relaxing waters of Central Park Lake.

 The 21 Club

 Conveniently located in the heart of Manhattan, the 21 Club features ten private dining rooms of various sizes, able to accommodate anywhere from 10 to 400 guests in an elegant townhouse setting.

The 21 Club offers ten private dining rooms

21’s Main Dining Room is also considered one of New York’s interesting reception and dining sites.

Their Secret Wine Cellar Room is a Prohibition-Era wine cellar and considered to be one of the most coveted dining rooms in the world (below right).  

The 21 Club is one of the most celebrated restaurants in NYC, perfect for a classy and elegant wedding reception.

Omni Berkshire Place

This four-diamond luxury hotel in midtown Manhattan blends modern technology with classic comforts and can accommodate events of 10 to 100 guests for engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, receptions, or post-wedding brunches (below).

The Omni Berkshire Place is a four-diamond luxury hotel in midtown Manhattan

With more than 1,100 square feet of function space, the Julliard Ballroom is one of the most elegant wedding reception sites in NYC. It can accommodate up to 70 guests with the dance floor, or 100 for dinner.

The Carnegie Salon is perfect for breakfast or brunch after the wedding.

Battery Gardens

 Located in Battery Park, this beautiful and unique waterside location boasts sweeping views of New York Harbor, Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, making it a perfect location for an elegant wedding.

Stunning event spaces feature floor-to-ceiling windows, two wrap-around terraces and a wood burning fireplace. Battery Gardens can accommodate parties as small as 12 or as large as 1200. 

 3 West Club

Located in the heart of New York City opposite Rockefeller Center, Fifth Avenue, St. St. Patrick’s Cathedral and Radio City Music Hall, this historical nine-story twentieth century building is known as one of the “best private clubs in New York City”  according to New York Magazine.

3 West Club’s world-class cuisine, flexible seating options and beautiful palatial ballroom can accommodate parties both small and large.

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