Style meets sophistication at this historic building on Broadway in New York, which offers a breathtakingly beautiful venue for special occasions and memorable events. Designed by renowned architects, York and Sawyer, and built in the early 1920s as the headquarters for the Greenwich Savings Bank building, Gotham Hall is an excellent example of ancient Roman architecture and design. The building’s exterior boasts an elliptical plan akin to that of Roman amphitheaters, while interiors display striking spatial allegory in materials such as limestone, sandstone, and steel. Evoking the ambiance of ancient Rome, today this elegant building provides an unrivaled space for lavish events and functions such as wedding ceremonies and receptions, formal dinners and sleek gala balls. Gotham Hall works with a preferred list of vendors for services such as catering, beverages, décor, music and entertainment, and more, and a team of professional event planners is available to take care of every detail of the event from start to finish.
Amenities & Facilities
Gotham Hall features well-appointed and beautifully decorated spaces for a variety of exclusive events, ranging from weddings and social functions to corporate gatherings and lavish galas with uncompromising attention to detail and exceptional personal service. Staged against a backdrop of breathtaking turn-of-the-century architecture, events can be held in a selection of rooms and spaces in the Hall, depending on the size of the party.
The elegant seven-story gilded Grand Ballroom is a study of luxury with imposing brass doors, a spectacular gilded ceiling with a one-of-a-kind 3,000 square foot stained-glass ceiling, towering limestone Corinthian columns standing sentry at each end of the hall space, and regal granite floors with inlaid marble detailing. The Grand Ballroom can accommodate up to 250 guests for a seated dinner and 500 guests for a cocktail reception.
Surrounded by rich, oak paneled walls, hand-carved dentil molding, and a beautiful soapstone fireplace, the Oak Room is a warm and inviting space for intimate gatherings and smaller functions or as a private bridal suite with an en-suite restroom. The room also features hand-blown glass windowpanes that boast breathtaking views of Broadway.
The Lounge is located next to the Grand Ballroom and features a hand-carved and painted ceiling with marble wainscoting, massive brass pocket doors, and a built-in bar and is an ideal space for intimate cocktail receptions, or as an entertainment room.
Expansive and majestic with breathtaking views of the interiors of the Gotham Hall, the Mezzanine is a beautiful space overlooking the spectacular Grand Ballroom, which features a gilded honeycombed ceiling, floor-to-ceiling Corinthian columns, and two-story arched windows that flood interiors with natural light. This stylish space is perfect for elegant cocktail parties, and VIP receptions.
Once a private Executive office, the Green Room is a distinctive space located at the far end of the Mezzanine with imported Italian tile floors, hand-rubbed oak-panel walls, luxurious leather seating, a soapstone fireplace, and private restrooms.
Rental of the venue include services such as set-up and clean-up of the site, tables, chairs, a dance floor, and a team of professional event planners are available to take care of every detail of the event from start to finish. The venue works with a preferred list of vendors for services such as catering, beverages, décor, music, and entertainment, and a wedding cake is included in the rental fee.
Gotham Hall is located at 1356 Broadway at 36th Street in New York and offers parking at one of several parking garages located near the venue. Gotham Hall is also conveniently located within walking distance of several train and underground stations.
1356 Broadway, New York, NY 10018, Phone: 212-244-4300