The Paley Center for Media




The Paley Center for Media is a nonprofit devoted to exploring the evolving ways in which they create, consume, and connect through media. With locations in New York and Los Angeles, and the foremost public archive of television and radio programming, the Paley Center produces screenings, forums, and educational programs that engage the general public and the professional community in a conversation about the impact of media on our lives. The New York location has rental spaces available for all clients, including corporate members and nonprofit members. Options include two theaters, a boardroom, screening room, conference room, lobby/gallery, and library.

Venue Style

Event Center, Museum/Gallery


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 225 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 225 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up and start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $6,500 to $11,000 for a reception and includes 3 to 4 hours of event time depending on the space excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $6,000. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Rental discounts may be available for non-profit affiliates and Corporate Members. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Paley Center for Media is estimated at between $36,318 and $40,146 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Exclusive caterer for venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM