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Host Your Event at The Academy


Central Park Destination

Offering 20,000 square feet of event and conference space, located in a 1926 landmark building on Manhattan’s Museum Mile, facilities include a recently renovated conference floor, a 583 fixed seat theatre style auditorium, a wood paneled board room, a magnificent Library Reading Room overlooking Central Park, and several multipurpose function rooms. Conference, events, meetings, receptions, retreats, symposiums, workshops and weddings can range from 20 to 500 persons.

The Academy also offers comprehensive conference and event management including pre-event consultation, travel planning, state of the art audio-visual services and onsite event planning. We are pleased to offer reduced rates for non-profit organizations and government entities. Catering is provided by Sterling Affair, one of New York’s foremost catering companies.


An incredible event starts with a fantastic team. We are here to make your meeting, conference, and/or event a memorable one. Let us provide you with the best service team that New York City has to offer along with our exclusive caterer, Sterling Affair.
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Where We Are

The New York Academy of Medicine is conveniently located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan on Museum Mile across the street from Central Park.
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Client Testimonials

«We are so appreciative of your patience and help. The New York Academy of Medicine really played as a beautiful location for our show. We truly do look forward to working with you again.»
— Rob, Assistant Location Manager, The Good Wife

«The wonderful staff at NYAM is very gracious and helpful. Sterling Caterers did a magnificent job! We will certainly return to the Academy to hold future events.»
— Eileen, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

«The New York Academy of Medicine is in a great location and your staff is so wonderful to work with!»
— Elaine, Scholastic

«Our daughter and son-in-law's wedding was just beautiful. So glad they chose The New York Academy of enchanting place for a wedding.»

«NYAM is the perfect winter-time venue -something about libraries and books seems both grand and cozy.»

Catering by Sterling Affair

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