Brooklyn Art Library




Nestled in Williamsburg, the Brooklyn Art Library provides soon-to-be-wed couples with a truly singular backdrop for the big day! At once inviting and eccentric, this unique venue is sure to make a lasting impression on guests. Housed in a hip industrial space with sky high ceilings and polished concrete floors, the Brooklyn Art Library’s walls are lined with luminous white shelves brimming with thousands of sketchbooks from around the globe. Despite having an open floor plan that is ideal for molding your picture perfect affair, the Brooklyn Art Library still manages to convey a close-knit feel that fits perfectly with smaller weddings. The moody gallery-style lighting only further enhance the intimate atmosphere. Enjoy the space with a cocktail style affair or a small sit-down dinner, toasting to your new life together as spouses as you mingle with guests and explore the library’s vast collection. Perfect for the hip cosmopolitan duo or the artist lovers, the Brooklyn Art Library is a truly distinctive spot for celebrating your union!

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Loft, Modern


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 90 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 90 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,600 to $3,500 for both a ceremony and reception, and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding ranges from $700 to $1,500. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $450/hr.A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Brooklyn Art Library is estimated at between $7,015 and $12,365 for a ceremony & reception for 50 guests.





Amenities Included

Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Public parking

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Music must end by midnight