New York City


The nightlife, the bustling activity, and the views make NYC a destination for many. As a bonus, it offers some of the most incredible New York City wedding venues anywhere. Hotels, libraries and waterfront locations are just some of the many options available. If you are planning the perfect event and want the space and photographs to be idyllic, look no further than this list of amazing New York City wedding venues.
The Foundry - With architecture hailing from the 19th century, superb lighting, and exposed metals and woods within, this ivy covered dream of a location is perfect for photographs. Not to mention, couples who want a relaxing and fun celebration! Bring 180 of those nearest and dearest to your fantastic wedding at The Foundry. 42-38 9Th Street, Long Island City NY, 11101 (718) 786-7776

The Green Building - This popular site has played backdrop for commercials, concerts and shows. A factory-turned-venue; the space is a gorgeous echo of the 1800’s with a punk twist. Holds 160 party-goers. 452 Union Street, Brooklyn NY, 11231 (718) 522-3363

The Wythe Hotel - Urban meets enchanted garden in the Wythe Hotel. It is a century-old historic venue with brick walls, lovely arch designs, glorious indoor and out options, and room for 140. 80 Wythe Avenue, Brooklyn NY, 11249 (718) 460-8000

The Loeb Boathouse Central Park - Always pictured yourself gazing across a waterfront property with your beloved, or sipping champagne overlooking a magical paradise? This venue is elegant and graceful, yet simplistic in design. Invite up to 230 friends. E 72nd Street and Park Drive North, New York NY, 10021 (212) 517-2233

Wave Hill - Want breathtaking countryside pictures without ever leaving New York? This enchanted hideaway is just right for weddings, with 28 acres of land, water views, and gorgeous foliage. This spot accommodates 150 guests. 649 W 249th Street, Bronx NY, 10471 (718) 549-3200

New York Public Library - For the literature lovers out there, this venue is a classic. With architecture that is at once grand and ancient, the history in these walls spills over into the excitement of the present, creating the perfect ambience for a romantic and memorable affair. Bring 300 guests or more. 5Th Avenue at 42nd Street, New York NY, 10018 (212) 930-0730

Brooklyn Botanical Garden - Are you a couple that likes having options? The Botanical Gardens offer various sites to hold your wedding ceremony and reception. Magical fairy-tale gardens, atriums and cozy indoor venues abound in this incredible place. 275 guests are welcome in some areas. 990 Washington Ave, Brooklyn NY, 11225 (718) 623-7200

The Bowery Hotel - This space is perfect for a wedding with a modern yet vintage feel. Massive round chandeliers, antique looking furniture, oriental rugs, and exposed brick lend warmth and coziness for your gathering in a way that still manages to be glamorous. Parties of 300 or more are welcome. 335 Bowery, New York NY, 10003 (212) 505-9100

Angel Orensanz Foundation - Gothic architecture, elegant spires and peaks rising high into the air, dining accommodations to die for; these are the things that set this venue apart. Make this your location and bring 260 guests with you. 172 Norfolk Street, New York NY, 10002 (212) 253-0452

The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers - This space has floor-to-ceiling window scenes of the Hudson River, and even the historical Statue of Liberty. 180 guests are welcome here for your big day. 61 Chelsea Piers, New York, NY 10011 (212) 336-6144

The Prince George Ballroom - This venue is as royal as it sounds, with Neo-Renaissance features taking the lead. The capacity is 300 guests. 15 E 27th Street, New York NY, 10016 (212)471-0882

Gotham Hall - If you are looking for a space that will wow your 600 guests and be perfect for photographs, this is the spot. Built in the twenties as a bank, the architecture maintains its grand heritage with a massive stained glass skylight, a domed ceiling, and Corinthian columns. 1356 Broadway, New York NY, 10018 (212) 244-4300

The American Museum of Natural History - This is a location of true wonder and amazement, with exhibits and incredible lighting. And no need to cut the guest list – receptions can hold over 3,000 people. Central Park West and 79th Street, New York NY, 10024 (212)769-5100

Capitale - This place will impress you on many levels- from the amazing design of the building itself to the magnificent size. Party it up under vaulted ceilings and massive columns with 700 guests. 130 Bowery, New York NY, 10013 (212) 334-5500

Brooklyn Museum - Modern, magnificent, and full of lushly designed spaces, this museum is huge and great for nearly any number of guests, up to 880. 200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn NY, 11238 (718) 638-5000

Mandarin Oriental - For a place that offers something truly unique, simplistic while still stunningly beautiful, Mandarin Oriental has it all. This place is the height of luxury and will leave your guests awed.  80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street, New York NY, 10023 USA (212) 805-8858

Brooklyn Winery - Picture beautifully rustic settings, candlelight, wood paneling and lovely greenery. This makes a great area to snap some memorable photos, and up to 120 guests are welcome. 213 N 8th Street, Brooklyn NY, 11211 (347) 763-1506

Tribeca Rooftop - This space is the top for style, as well as height. Celebrate your marriage amidst incredible city views with those nearest and dearest to you. Makes for incredible outdoor parties! 2 Desbrosses Street, New York NY, 10013 (212 )625-2600