Rare At Strand
Rent a Book Lover’s Dream!
Rare At Strand offers exclusive access to one of the most iconic bookstores in the world. The Rare Book Room boasts an elegant venue, the walls lined with leather-bound treasures from a book hand printed in 1480 to a limited edition Ulysses signed by Henri Matisse, the illustrator, and by James Joyce. Our unique space can accommodate any event: an intimate wedding, a funky baby shower, a sophisticated cocktail party, or a cozy holiday gathering. Immerse your guests in Strand’s finest and rarest book collection during your next affair!
Rare At Strand events welcomes seated dinners for up to 100 people and cocktail receptions for up to 175 people. Rates start at $1,000 per hour and are subject to change depending on the season.
Rare At Strand can also provide:
- A/V Support
- Tables, Chairs, Podium, and Stage Rental
- On-Site Event Staff
- Access to a half-kitchen & two separate dressing/wedding suites
- Alternate Lighting
- Optional Security
Our Favorite Partners
Great Performances is proud to be a preferred caterer for The Strand Rare Book Room. Dedicated to seasonal and local ingredients, flavorful food, and gracious service, we are the leading full-service catering company in NYC. Great Performances is also the first to own and operate an organic farm, Katchkie Farm, in Kinderhook, NY.