Metropolitan Club

Upper East Side, New York, NY

The Metropolitan Club's elegant 1891 Manhattan mansion provides a timeless, romantic backdrop for weddings dripping in classic New York opulence—from the Pavilion Room's stained-glass dome and marble floors to the East Room's crystal chandeliers and cultured ambiance.

  • Iconic
  • Historic
  • Chic
  • Unique
  • Luxury

What We Offer

  • Iconic
  • Historic Building
  • Catering
  • Top Shelf Open Bar
  • Recommended Vendor List
  • Dance Floor
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • On-site Accommodations

On-site Accommodations

Enhance your experience with a stay in one of our luxurious guest rooms or suites, available exclusively to members and event hosts.


Our team of passionate event managers and culinary experts bring your unique vision to life through thoughtful service and creative, on-trend cuisine.

Rooms & Spaces

Great Hall

At the heart of the club is the stunning hall with marble and gold coffered ceilings. This is a stunning pre-function or reception space.

Guest Capacity

250 standing, 250 seated

West Lounge

A Gilded Age ballroom that can provide a memorable setting for a dinner reception.

Guest Capacity

240 seated

Main Bar

Another room evocative of the Gilded Age with elegant details such as Renaissance style ceiling murals and mirrored panels to reflect the view from Central Park

Guest Capacity

240 standing, 80 seated


A cozy, ornate library overlooking the club’s courtyard that works well for mid-sized cocktail hours or smaller seated receptions.

Guest Capacity

120 standing, 80 seated

LW James Room

This bright and airy L-shaped room has a large open layout and an alcove with a built-in bar perfect for pre-function catering and receptions.

Guest Capacity

500 standing

Governors’ Room

With stunning views of Central Park and Grand Army Plaza, the Governors’ Room is a grand setting for a smaller cocktail reception or seated reception.

Guest Capacity

150 standing, 60 seated

Presidents’ Ballroom

The tree lined views of Central Park paired with the indoor opulence of the Baccarat crystal chandeliers and Renaissance style murals create a truly stunning backdrop for your wedding.

Guest Capacity

400 standing, 340 seated

Presidents’ Foyer

Host to the portraits of current and former club Presidents’ including J.P. Morgan, the foyer to the Presidents’ Foyer serves as a generous pre-function space for cocktail hours.

Guest Capacity

220 standing, 200 seated

L.P. Morton Room

A companion to the Sturgis Room, the Morton Room is the perfect intimate dinners.

Guest Capacity

40 standing, 40 seated

F.K. Sturgis Room

A garland of gold leaf surrounds the walls and ceilings of this warm and intimate space, making it a perfect setting for an intimate dinner reception.

Guest Capacity

40 standing, 40 seated

J.P. Morgan Room

The namesake of the club’s founder, the JP Morgan Room is a versatile space that can be utilized as an extension of the Presidents’ Foyer or as stand-alone space for a seated dinner.

Guest Capacity

80 standing, 80 seated

The Penthouse

The glass-enclosed penthouse restaurant, which boasts unobstructed views of Central Park and the city skyline, is available for your most exclusive events on Saturdays and Sundays only. The wraparound terrace can be used for cocktail receptions.

Guest Capacity

200 standing, 110 seated

The Metropolitan Club in New York offers an exceptional venue for events. With its opulent interiors, historic charm, and unmatched elegance, it provides the perfect setting for any gathering. Whether hosting a corporate event, gala, or intimate celebration, the club’s luxurious spaces, impeccable service, and refined ambiance ensure a memorable and sophisticated experience for all guests.

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