Large Events for Less At The Metropolitan Pavilion
by Eric Wasnick
Tuesday, March 15, 2011

The Metropolitan Pavilion, located in Chelsea’s Historic district on W 19th St, is a 4-in-1 venue that offers terrific value for event planners.  The Metropolitan Pavilion exudes pre-war elegance with the northern façade constructed in 1896, and the southern exterior built in 1927.  This space is ideal for an event planner looking to host large events for less.  According to NY Magazine and Crain’s NY, many fashion designers have recently opted for The Metropolitan Pavilion due to  the venue’s attractive pricing.
While many fashion designers regularly book The Metropolitan Pavilion, this space offers enormous flexibility and can accommodate just about any event. The space can host dinners, receptions, parties, exhibits, art shows, product launches, and media events.  Below is a breakdown of each event space at The Metropolitan Pavilion, for more information regarding private events please call 212-463-0071.
The North & South Pavilion

  • 30,000 Sq. Feet (combined), 12′-20′ Ceilings
  • Capacity: 1,565

The Gallery

  • 7,300 Sq. Feet, 8′ Ceilings
  • Capacity: 280

The Metropolitan Suite

  • 8,500 Sq. Feet, 15′ Ceilings
  • Capacity: 299

The Level

  • 8,000 Sq. Feet, 10-16′ Ceilings
  • Capacity: 280
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