The Great Hall is an elegant ballroom situated on the first floor of the Brooklyn Historical Society in NYC. Famed for educating visitors about Brooklyn’s illustrious history, this iconic property also hosts group events. Characterized by its classic-meets-contemporary style, the Great Hall can set the scene for your next celebration. Committed to upholding the society’s traditions of diversity and hospitality, their staff welcomes everybody to enjoy their occasion in this distinctive venue.
The Great Hall is capable of hosting up to 210 people. With 1,700 square feet of available space, this ballroom can accommodate large and intimate events. Replete with sophisticated decor and exposed pillars, this room oozes class. The abundance of space gives guests the freedom to roam around and mingle with ease. Six expansive, arched windows allow natural light to flow into the room, and the floral centerpieces add a touch of refinement. In addition, the spacious, hardwood floor is ideal for dancing.
This ballroom features a range of amenities tailored to enhance your event, including a state-of-the-art sound system, air conditioning, and elevator access. Their events team is passionate about bringing your ideas to fruition, and they can modify the room to suit your preferences. Eager to ensure that your occasion runs swimmingly, the team can set-up and breakdown your equipment.