The Foundry 42-38 Ninth Street • Long Island City • New York 11101


The Foundry

42-38 Ninth Street
Long Island City, New York 11101
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Why You'll Love This Place

A Here Comes The Guide Wedding Venue Review
  • It's got fabulous architecture: Originally a turn-of-the-century metal foundry, this thoroughly restored and renovated building features arched brick walls and a soaring, metal-beamed ceiling with a huge skylight. There's also a mezzanine in the main space that provides additional room for seating or mingling.
  • The event spaces are quite versatile: Exchange vows in a brick-walled "greenhouse", as light pours in through the spectacular glass ceiling. Then serve cocktails on the elevated Terrace, where guests enjoy great views of the Manhattan skyline and Queensboro Bridge. Host your reception in the plant-filled Courtyard, which can be used al fresco or tented.
  • You'll have the freedom to create: The Foundry provides a captivating backdrop for whatever style event you have in mind. And to realize your vision, you may choose your own caterer, rental company, etc., or use the venue's recommended vendors. Plus, their industrial kitchen has plenty of equipment and prep space—and it's included in the price of the rental.

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Video by Tree of Life Films & Photography.

Video by Danila and Lana's Wedding Photography.


Prices: What's this going to cost?


Rental Fee
  • $8,000–25,000/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of year
    • Number of spaces rented (main space, courtyard, greenhouse, terrace, etc.).

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 180 180
Cocktails, etc. Standing 180 180
Reception Seated 125 165
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 125.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night

Essential Info

Price

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Catering

BYO

Alcohol

BYO

Amplified Music

Indoors
Outdoors

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily, until 12:30am. Vendors may break down until 2am.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial

Venue Views

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  • Cityscape

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