Modern spaces in a historic setting

Step inside this historic landmark to find a contemporary space that provides the perfect setting for your next celebration. From weddings to cocktail receptions and intimate dinner parties to recitals the Staten Island Museum is a unique cultural destination offering flexible spaces to help you create an inspiring and memorable event. Your guests will mingle alongside priceless artifacts and world-renowned art while enjoying floor to ceiling windows, reclaimed hard wood floors, and hints of exposed brick.

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By hosting your party at the Staten Island Museum, you are also helping the community by supporting local cultural programming.

Rentals include a Visitor Services team, operations support staffing, and optional technology packages. As an added feature, guided tours of the gallery are also available.

The Staten Island Museum is ADA compliant and accessible by public transportation. 


About the Staten Island Museum

1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A, Staten Island, NY 10301
Capacity: 300 
Size: 9,115 sq. ft. of event space

Surrounded by beautiful gardens and majestic buildings, the Staten Island Museum located on the grounds of Snug Harbor Cultural Center has spaces for both small and large scale events.

Restored by Gluckman Tang Architects, this landmarked 19th century Greek Revival building blends effortlessly with innovative 21st century features. The award winning building, constructed in 1879 as a dormitory for the residents of historic Sailor’s Snug Harbor has beautifully reimagined, energy efficient, technology ready spaces. Onsite parking is available.

To see available spaces and capacities, click the button below. 



Catering Services

The Museum reserves the right to limit or restrict food and beverage selections.  
Menus must be submitted to the Museum for review and approval.

Preferred Caterer

Catering By Framboise



To learn more about renting space for your event call 718.727.1135, email, or fill out the form below. 

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