Located in Chicago, IL, The Newberry presents The Newberry Lobby to be used for casual and corporate occasions. Reminiscent of 19th-century architecture, this restored event space combines historic charm with contemporary amenities. Established in 1887, The Newberry aspires to be both a hub for learning and a vibrant events venue.
The Newberry Lobby possesses 1,645 square feet of available space and can host a maximum of 208 guests. From here, the venue’s other exhibits and event rooms are easily accessible. Suitable for large and intimate gatherings, this spacious setting is defined by its vintage design. Boasting elegant chandeliers, mosaic-patterned flooring, and a marble staircase, this space is replete with details that remind visitors of its illustrious heritage.
The Newberry can accommodate a range of events, including wedding receptions, business mixers, and non-profit functions. Drawing inspiration from your wishes, their expert staff will work with you to realize your vision. To ensure that there are no hiccups, the team offers a selection of services, consisting of equipment set-up and clean-up, coat checking, security, and serving. Owing to its renovation in 2018, The Newberry Lobby has a variety of high-tech features, such as adjustable lighting, a state-of-the-art sound system, and air conditioning.