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The Robert H. and Clarice Smith New York Gallery of American History
Reception: 450 guests
The Robert H. and Clarice Smith Gallery strikes a perfect balance between the classical and the contemporary. Located right off of our grand, vaulted entrance on Central Park West, the Gallery is ideal for registration, breaks, and cocktail receptions. Its six columns feature customizable digital monitors, in addition to a brandable display wall that provides a striking welcome space for arrivals. Whether the space is used solely for a reception, or in conjunction with a program or seated dinner, guests enjoy an exclusive, private event amid priceless artifacts and art from our exhibitions and collections.