The New-York Historical Society

Event Types Welcomed

Adult Social Events
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunions
Leisure Travel
Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Youth Retreat/Camps


Founded in 1804, The New-York Historical Society is one of America’s pre-eminent cultural institutions and the first museum in New York City. Located across from Central Park in the heart of the vibrant Upper West Side, the Historical Society is a beautiful landmark building that has much to offer clients interested in hosting all types of events.

Whether it is a conference, award ceremony, evening reception, lunch, or dinner, our wide range of spaces can fit any of your event needs. The diversity of our event spaces coupled with their flexibility make the Historical Society a venue ideal for one-time and repeat events.

Featured Amenities

Accessible Facilities
In-House Catering
Near Public Transit
Outdoor Space
Theater Seating

Venue Location + Transportation


170 Central Park West, 77th Street,

New York New York, 10024