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Schiff Family Great Hall is our expansive banquet hall, perfect for galas, receptions, holiday parties, weddings, company events and more. Our spacious hall, reflective of timeless architecture, was fully renovated and is New York’s first green and LEED-certified historic landmark building. Impress your guests and sip cocktails in our Madagascar exhibit alongside lemurs, Nile crocodiles, and other curious creatures, or mingle with your guests outside with our California sea lions, followed by fine dining in the Schiff Family Great Hall. The hall can accommodate 400 theater style, cocktails for 300, 250 for a plated affair, or 200 seated with a dance floor or buffets making it the ideal venue for any celebration. Book Schiff Family Great Hall for a unique venue guaranteed to make your event memorable.


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