FAQs

What is the maximum capacity of The Atrium?

Ground Floor – 250 Standing, 150 seated
Main Floor – 300 Standing, 180 seated
Rooftop – 75 Standing

What is the rental fee for an event at The Atrium?

Our rental rates vary based on the time of week, season, length of event, etc. Please send an email [email protected] detailing the nature of your event, estimated attendance and total event timing, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

What type of events do you host at The Atrium?

Our space is versatile, and we are capable of hosting a multitude of events, including but not limited to:

  • Cocktail Parties
  • Corporate Events
  • Panels
  • Weddings
  • Photo Shoots and Filming
  • Album Release Parties
  • Film Screenings
  • Holiday Parties
  • Pop-Up Shops
  • Exhibitions
  • Birthday Parties
  • Launch Events
  • Bar/Bat Mitzvah
  • Summits
  • Seminars
  • Exhibits & Galleries

What dates are available for rental?

Please contact us for availability by emailing [email protected].

What is required to book an event?

A signed contract and 50% deposit of the rental fee is due at the time of booking. In addition, we require a security deposit, which is refunded within 15 business days after the event, provided there are no damages. The remaining balance is due at least 15 business days before the event. We accept payment via check, wire, and credit card.

What is included in the rental fee?

  • Venue cleaning post-event
  • Dedicated Venue Manager for the duration of the event
  • Event Porters/Greeters
  • Event Security (if necessary)
  • Caterer Kitchen
  • Restroom amenities
  • High-Speed Wifi

What is your hold policy?

We would be happy to place your preferred date(s) on hold for up to one week. If the event is not confirmed within that timeframe, the date will be released and added to the general inventory.

What is your cancellation policy?

If an event is cancelled prior to the program date, a percentage of the total amount due will be forfeited per the scale below:

  • More than 60 calendar days prior to event: 25%
  • Between 31 and 60 days prior to event: 50%
  • Between 16 and 30 days prior to event: 75%
  • Fewer than 15 days prior to event: 100%

Are there any restrictions on vendors I can use?

Please reference our list of preferred vendors, who know our space best. We are also happy to accommodate the vendors of your choosing, provided they meet our building insurance requirements.

Do I need to hire an event planner or coordinator?

It is not required; however it is recommended.

Am I responsible for clean-up?

Our cleaning crew will clean the space after your event, including sweeping and mopping, cleaning the bathrooms, and wiping down surfaces and windows. In order to get your full security deposit back, you must leave the venue the way you received it upon entering.

Do I need to provide my own insurance?

We do require you to provide a certificate of insurance that covers you and your vendors. You or your caterer’s policy should include Host Liquor Liability if you are serving alcohol. If you need to purchase event insurance, please let our venue manager know and they will provide you with the appropriate paperwork.

Is there parking available?

Throop Parking Garage is located at 157 Throop Avenue.  Metered street parking is also available during the week and weekend.

Do you have any other rental spaces?

We have a portfolio of shared workspaces and office suites across Manhattan and Brooklyn, which you can view here. Our other event space is located in the Financial District in Manhattan Click here to view The Mezzanine

Does the building have heat and A/C?

Yes. You may ask our onsite venue manager to adjust the temperature for you.

When can we get in to set up?

You may set up as early as you would like based on availability, keeping in mind that your set-up time will be factored into your rental cost. Please consult our venue manager for specific load-in timing.

Do you have a freight elevator?

Yes. Please consult our venue manager for specifics.

Is smoking allowed?

There is absolutely no smoking or vaping allowed inside the venue.

Is the building wheelchair accessible?

Yes. All guests requiring ADA access can enter and exit the venue through the main floor.

Can I put signs out in front of the venue?

This is allowed on a case-by-case basis. Please consult our venue manager.

How many bathrooms are there?

There are 2 bathrooms total: both co-ed bathrooms that are ADA-compliant.

Driving Directions

FROM MANHATTAN

  1. Get on FDR Dr to Queen Midtown Tunnel
  2. Take Queens Midtown TunnelI-495 EExit 17W and I-278 W to Apollo St/Vandervoort Ave/Vandevoort Ave in Brooklyn
  3. Take exit 34 from I-278 W
  4. Take Morgan Ave and Flushing Ave to Park St.

FROM Queens

  1. Get on Grand Central Pkwy from Utopia Pkwy.
  2. Take Jackie Robinson Pkwy to Highland Blvd in Brooklyn. Take exit 1 from Jackie Robinson Pkwy.
  3. Take Bushwick Ave to Park Streeet.

FROM Long island

  1. Get on I-495 W in Hauppauge from NY-454 W.
  2. Follow I-495 W to Queens Midtown Expy in Queens, New York. Take exit 19 from I-495 W.
  3. Take Flushing Ave to Park St in Brooklyn.

FROM Long island

  1. Get on I-495 W in Hauppauge from NY-454 W.
  2. Follow I-495 W to Queens Midtown Expy in Queens, New York. Take exit 19 from I-495 W.
  3. Take Flushing Ave to Park St in Brooklyn.

FROM the bronx

  1. Get on I-95 N/Cross Bronx Expy from White Plains Rd.
  2. Take I-678 S to Queens Midtown Expy in Queens. Take exit 19 from I-495 W.
  3. Take Flushing Ave to Park St in Brooklyn.

FROM NORTHERN NEW JERSEY

  1. Merge onto I-78 E
  2. Keep left to stay on I-78 E, follow signs for Interstate 78 E/Interstate 95
  3. Keep left to stay on I-78 E
  4. Continue onto Holland Tunnel
  5. Keep right at the fork to continue on Exit 4, follow signs for Downtown
  6. Turn right onto Varick St
  7. Slight right onto W Broadway
  8. Continue straight to stay on W Broadway
  9. Turn left onto Park Pl
  10. Turn right onto Broadway
  11. Destination will be on the right
    55 Broadway, New York, NY 10006

FROM SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY

  1. Follow signs for New York N and merge onto NJ Tpke
  2. Merge onto NJ Tpke
  3. Keep left at the fork to stay on NJ Tpke, follow signs for New Jersey Turnpike
  4. Continue onto I-95/NJ Tpke
  5. Take exit 13 for Interstate 278 toward Elizabeth/Goethals Br/Verrazano Br
  6. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for I-278 E/Verrazano Bridge/Goethals Bridge and merge onto I-278 E
  7. Keep left to stay on I-278 E
  8. Keep left at the fork to continue on I-478 N, follow signs for Battery Tunnel/Manhattan
  9. Take the Trinity Pl exit
  10. Slight left onto Greenwich St
  11. Turn right onto Rector St
  12. Turn right onto Broadway
  13. Destination will be on the right
    55 Broadway, New York, NY 10006

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G to Flushing Avenue

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