Metropolitan Building

Originally an electrical parts factory, Metropolitan Building remained vacant and destitute for many years until antique furniture business-owner, Eleanor Ambos, bought the building to house her extensive collection. She initially offered the space to fellow artisans as a workspace but the venue quickly gained popularity and was eventually transformed into a popular wedding destination!

Offering four (4) floors of space, the venue is the perfect choice for couples seeking an eclectic and creative space to exchange vows. Each floor offers a unique atmosphere including chandeliers, hand painted floors, exposed brick and large windows. The 3rd floor houses the venue’s props and couples are allowed an hour in the space for portraits.

In house catering is offered and the menu is customized for each client. Couples are allowed to bring in their own caterer for small fee, however utilizing the venue’s in house caterer includes all linens, tableware and wait staff!

Easily accessible by public transportation, this Long Island City destination also opens their space for film and photo shoots. Be sure to check them out!