The Paley Center for Media


The Paley Center for Media is a nonprofit devoted to exploring the evolving ways in which we create, consume, and connect through media.

With locations in New York and Los Angeles and the foremost public archive of television and radio programming, the Paley Center produces screenings, forums, and educational programs that engage the general public and the professional community in a conversation about the impact of media on our lives.

The New York location has rental spaces for both corporate and nonprofit members. Options include two theaters, a boardroom, a screening room, a conference room, a lobby/gallery, and a library.

Amenities at
The Paley Center for Media

Handicap Accessible
In-House Av/Tech
Meeting Space

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The Paley Center for Media

Cultural Institution

Event Spaces at
The Paley Center for Media

John E. Fetzer Lobby

Standing: 130 max., Seated: 50 max.

A beautiful setting for receptions, buffet luncheons, and dinners. Includes WiFi and screens; speakers and special lighting can be installed.

Steven Spielberg Gallery

Standing: 100 max., Seated: 70 max.

The perfect location for a cocktail party or seated event. Two 50” monitors are available; the PA system and special lighting can be installed.

Frank A. Bennack Jr. Theater

Standing: 0 max., Seated: 200 max.

The theater is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, such as HD projection, DOLBY surround sound, wireless mics, and four robotic cameras.

Mark Goodson Theater

Standing: 0 max., Seated: 84 max.

Ideal for intimate screenings, press conferences, and seminars, the Mark Goodson Theater is equipped with HD projection, lavaliere, and handheld mics, and a PA system.

Henry A. Kissinger Conference Room

Standing: 125 max., Seated: 90 max.

The Conference Room offers state-of-the-art technology in a setting ideal for board meetings and conferences with 65” plasma screens, 2 HD projectors, 3 built-in cameras, lighting controls, audio, and videoconference.

Grant A. Tinker Board Room

Standing: 30 max., Seated: 30 max.

The Board Room is a great location for board meetings, small events, or off-site meetings. It is equipped with built-in microphones for video & teleconference, HD plasma screens, WiFi, lighting control, and a separate control room.

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