The Foundry

New York City, New York

Max 200

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About The Foundry

The Foundry is an historic building in Long Island City. It sits just across the river from Midtown Manhattan. In the 19th century, this space was, as its name suggests, a working foundry. Though it has been renovated, it still retains an historic charm and timeless ambiance thanks to its classic brick walls, wood beams, ivy and skylight windows. This truly is an event venue like no other. Because of its open plan, this space is extremely flexible. It can be used for film and photo shoots, special events of all types and wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Foundry has hosted corporate events, film shoots, bar mitzvahs, luncheons and a host of other special celebrations. Up to 200 guests can be accommodated for a cocktail style reception. A formal indoor seated event can be held fo ...
The Foundry is an historic building in Long Island City. It sits just across the river from Midtown Manhattan. In the 19th century, this space was, as its name suggests, a working foundry. Though it has been renovated, it still retains an historic charm and timeless ambiance thanks to its classic brick walls, wood beams, ivy and skylight windows. This truly is an event venue like no other. Because of its open plan, this space is extremely flexible. It can be used for film and photo shoots, special events of all types and wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Foundry has hosted corporate events, film shoots, bar mitzvahs, luncheons and a host of other special celebrations. Up to 200 guests can be accommodated for a cocktail style reception. A formal indoor seated event can be held for up to 125 people, while an additional 165 can sit in a courtyard area, which can be covered with a tent if necessary. A separate terrace area can be rented for parties of up to 90 people. Amazing views of Manhattan can be enjoyed from the terrace. In addition to the 3,000-plus square feet of indoor space, the courtyard, and the terrace, the Foundry boasts a classic indoor greenhouse. The greenhouse, with weathered brick walls and indoor ivy that is green year round, can hold 120 people for a cocktail reception and 80 for a seated reception. Security, a doorman and a venue manager will be onsite during your event. The Foundry can provide additional staff and vendors if needed. Guests are also welcome to contract licensed vendors on their own as well. There is a fully-equipped kitchen onsite. Street parking is available.

What we love

The greenhouse, with its brick walls and indoor ivy. Truly timeless!

The open floor plans. Your celebration can take any shape you want.

The different settings. You can find the perfect place for your event's size and tone.

The location. You are right across from the heart of Manhattan.

What to know

Events can be held for up to 200 people.

Street parking is available. An attendant is on hand to watch automobiles.

The Foundry can help you find vendors for your event.

  • Indoor Event Space
  • Outdoor Event Space
  • Scenic Views
  • On site Event Staff
  • Close To Hotels
  • Close To Restaurants
  • On Site Restrooms
  • BYO Catering