Private Parties

Whatever you’re celebrating, the Merchant’s House Museum — with its lush 19th-century Garden and elegant 19th century Period Rooms — provides an unforgettable setting.

Rental fees vary according to the details of your event and are for the use of the space only.
Fees below are for a 2-hour event, 1-hour for set-up, 1-hour for break-down.
Total 4-hours.

Standing Cocktail (space only)

Up to 10 people Starts at $1,000
11 – 20 people Starts at $1,500
21 + Starts at $2,000
Cocktails in the Garden

Cocktails in the Garden

Seated Dinner (space only)

Parlors Family Room/Kitchen/Garden
Up to 10 people Starts at $3,500 Starts at $1,500
11 – 20 people Starts at $5,500 Starts at $3,000
21 – 40 people Starts at $7,500 Starts at $4,000

Rental fees are determined on a case-by-case basis to minimize the risk to the museum and its collections and depend on the overall complexity of the event (e.g., number of guests, length of the event, space(s) used, number of vendors/rentals.). Due to restrictions relating to current COVID-19 safety protocols, an additional $1,000 will be added to the rental fee.

Call for Details

212-777-1089 or email Please include as many details as possible about your plans.

Restrictions apply. See our Rental Guidelines for details.