Host an Event

Corporate and Individual Guggenheim members have the exclusive opportunity to host an event in one of the world’s most celebrated buildings while supporting the museum’s internationally renowned exhibitions and educational programs.

The Guggenheim’s iconic Frank Lloyd Wright building offers a variety of unique event spaces and is a timeless location for an unforgettable New York experience.

For more information about date availability or to schedule a site visit, please contact the Special Events Department at or 212 423 3670.

Space for entertaining map View a floor plan of spaces for entertaining.

View the Special Events E-Brochure to see what’s possible at the Guggenheim and be inspired for your next event.

View a price sheet (PDF) for entertaining at the Guggenheim.

2015 Guggenheim International Gala. Photo: Scott Rudd © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York


Ronald O. Perelman Rotunda

Frank Lloyd Wright’s modernist design is one of the greatest works in the museum’s collection. With continuous, open spaces flowing freely one into another, the rotunda is fantastic for networking and social events. From cocktail receptions and seated dinners to large-scale productions, the rotunda is a grand, flexible event space.

Capacity: 1,400 reception, 300 seated dinner

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Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Levels of Nothingness, Performers 1, 2009. Photo: Kristopher McKay © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York


Peter B. Lewis Theater

The museum’s Frank Lloyd Wright–designed auditorium features comfortable graduated seating that faces an elevated stage, providing a superb venue for film screenings, product presentations, press events, performances, and seminars.

Capacity: 290

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View of Guggenheim Museum restaurant The Wright


The Wright

This stylish James Beard Award–winning restaurant features a site-specific installation by artist Liam Gillick and can be used exclusively for your event or paired with private museum tours.

Capacity: 100 reception, 86 seated dinner

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News Corporation New Media Theater


News Corporation New Media Theater

The New Media Theater is a state-of-the-art space for more intimate private screenings, media announcements, and presentations.

Capacity: 70

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Cafe 3 view of Fifth Avenue and Central Park. Photo: David Heald © The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation


Cafe 3

Overlooking Fifth Avenue and Central Park, Cafe 3 offers an elegant setting for intimate receptions.

Capacity: 40 reception, 20 seated dinner

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Catering by Restaurant Associates. Photo: Jack Jeffries

Special Events Catering

Catering by Restaurant Associates (CxRA) is one of the premier caterers for corporate, social, and fundraising events. View photos.

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Plan Your Visit

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
1071 Fifth Avenue
(at 89th Street)
New York, NY 10128-0173
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Hours & Ticketing

See Plan Your Visit for more information on ticketing, including holiday hours.

Adults $25
Students and Seniors (65 years +) with valid ID $18
Children under 12 Free
Members Free


Multimedia Guides

Multimedia guides are free with admission.

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