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There is an art to choosing the right rental location.

The Jewish Museum. Photograph © Peter Aaron/Esto.

The Jewish Museum offers outstanding rental spaces in a Museum Mile landmark. Housed in the former Warburg Mansion and designed as a French Gothic chateau, our elegant rooms can accommodate a wide range of events. Private viewings of our world class exhibitions enhance all occasions.

The opportunity to host an event at the Museum is reserved for corporate and individual supporters beginning at the $10,000 level. Additional rental fees apply. For more information on becoming a supporter, please contact the Rental Coordinator at 212.423.3216 or email

Scheuer Auditorium. Photograph © Peter Aaron/Esto.

The Jewish Museum is the ideal location for:

  • Corporate entertaining
  • Cocktail receptions
  • Seated dinners
  • Private celebrations and life cycle events
  • Lectures, seminars or meetings

Scheuer Auditorium


Scheuer Auditorium. Photograph © Peter Aaron/Esto.

The Scheuer Auditorium is beautifully decorated using architectural details and stained glass windows from the original Warburg Mansion.

This elegant space can accommodate 160 guests for a seated dinner, 230 with auditorium-style seating and 250 for a cocktail reception.

The Jewish Museum Lobby. Photograph © David Heald.

The Skirball Lobby features period columns and a magnificent ceiling.

This inviting space is perfect for small receptions of up to 75 guests.

Cafe Weissman. Photograph © David Heald.

Cafe Weissman features a graceful arched ceiling, warm wood accents and specially commissioned glass windows.

This space can accommodate 80 guests for a seated dinner or breakfast, or 100 guests for a reception.

For more information about hosting an event, please contact the Rental Coordinator at 212.423.3216, or email

Plan Your Visit

The Jewish Museum - 5th Avenue
1109 5th Ave at 92nd St
New York NY 10128