The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is home to the most unique special events venue in New York City. With views from the Flight Deck, Space Shuttle Pavilion, to the Hangar Deck with the finest aircraft collection, your guests will enjoy their time aboard the Intrepid in style. The variety of event spaces will meet all your special event needs. The Intrepid is proud to be one of the few venues in the city with the ability to host events from 20 to 5,000 people with both indoor and outdoor options to make your event Intrepid!
* PLEASE NOTE: Venue rental and catering are priced and contracted separately. Top-notch, full-service catering including all liquor service is provided exclusively by CxRA.
Featured Event Venue:
Hangar Bay 2
Leave your decor at the door! In Intrepid's Hangar Bay 2, the center of the ship, guests can enjoy an elegant cocktail reception or fine dining experience among vintage aircraft and historical artifacts. Check out this virtual tour of Hangar Bay 2 to see all it has to offer!
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Hangar Bay 1
Guests enter the museum in Hangar 1 and within Hangars 1 and 2 you’ll find great spaces for smaller events, cocktails receptions, seated dinners for up to 60 people, registration, and coat check. Check out this virtual tour of Hangar Bay 1 to see all it has to offer!
Hangar Bay 3
The most spacious and flexible of our halls, Hangar 3, offers the opportunity to host seated dinners for up to 1,000 with clear site lines throughout the space and is optimal for staging award shows, galas, meetings, presentations, or trade shows. With over 12,000 square feet of event space, Hangar 3 is a unique combination of raw space and museum ambiance. Built-in special event lighting, drop-down screens, and sound-system capabilities ensure a great experience for every event. Check out this virtual tour of Hangar Bay 3 to see all it has to offer!
Running the length of three football fields, the Flight Deck is the quintessential outdoor venue. Host your event among Intrepid’s stellar aircraft collection with majestic views of Manhattan and the Hudson River, from the Statue of Liberty to the George Washington Bridge. Recipient of the National 2015 BizBash Event Style Award for Best Rooftop, the Flight Deck offers countless event possibilities, including cocktail receptions, concerts, photo or film shoots, all with direct access to the Great Hall for VIPs, guests, and performers. Check out this virtual tour of the Flight Deck to see all it has to offer!
Our pier offers endless event possibilities, with direct access to the Hangar Deck and Flight Deck. Let your event soar beneath the British Airways Concorde located at the west end of the pier. With Wi-Fi and power, our pier offers clients and vendors a versatile and park-like space for corporate picnics, concerts, festivals, seated dinners and many other types of outdoor events. Check out this virtual tour of Pier 86 to see all it has to offer!
The VIP Room offers direct access to the Fantail and is conveniently adjacent to Hangar 3 for larger events for VIP Receptions, green room space and press interviews. Begin your event on Intrepid’s Fantail, located at the westernmost point of the ship. It is an ideal setting for outdoor cocktails before moving upstairs to the Great Hall for dinner. Check out this virtual tour of the VIP Room and Fantail to see all it has to offer!
The Great Hall
The Great Hall is the perfect space for seated dinners, with floor-to-ceiling views of the Hudson River. It is also ideal for meetings, offering clients full use of our state-of-the-art A/V capabilities, including drop-down screens, built-in LCD projectors, and black-out screens. Air walls create separate meeting spaces. The center also includes the VIP Room and three classrooms that can be used as breakout rooms, for coat check, or green rooms for staged events. Check out this virtual tour of the Great Hall to see all it has to offer!
Allison & Howard Lutnick Theater
The Hangar Deck also features the Allison & Howard Lutnick Theater, a 243 seat, state-of-the-art multimedia venue. The theater features a Dolby digital cinema system including a DSP 100 show player with 5.1 surround sound, Blu-Ray, DVD players, and PC/Mac inputs for PowerPoint presentations. The theater is perfect for screenings, press events or guest speaker presentations. Check out this virtual tour of the Allison & Howard Lutnick Theater to see all it has to offer!