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The Altman Building

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135 West 18th Street, New York, NY
Max Seated: 550 / Max Standing: 750
Historic Building
New York, NY
 
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Overview

A landmark event venue in the heart of Chelsea, NYC, where transformations are as limitless as your imagination.

Spaces (2)
Main Floor

Main Floor

Seated: 550 / Standing: 750

Gallery Floor

Gallery Floor

Seated: 190 / Standing: 220

At a glance
Address
Neighborhood

Chelsea

Year Established

1998

Vibe

Cultural

Previous Events at The Altman Building (11)
More details
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Capacity
Max Seated: 550 / Max Standing: 750
Food & Beverage Options
We have a thoroughly vetted roster of approved caterers and proudly provide a concierge service, working with you to generate the right catering connection based on aesthetic, pallet, budget, and general guest preferences. We have the right caterer in mind at every price point. At our fully licensed venue, you will enjoy the ease of customizing a curated bar experience. From premium top-shelf brands to economical options, we ensure your guests are being served in the most elegant manner. From basic servers to the city’s top sommeliers, our skillful bar staff is at your service!
Event Services
Enjoy the ease of planning your next event at our transformative landmark space! Our expert event team considers no detail too small and takes pride in offering exceptional services ranging from basic security to state-of-the-art audio, lighting, video and stage design. We work with the building’s striking architectural details to impeccably transform. No matter your vision we will bring it to life at The Altman Building, where old-world charm meets modern technologies.
A/V Options
Our unique landmark venue requires production talent and technology that only our exclusive team is able to maximize and deliver to the location's fullest capabilities. We will identify and translate your production needs from the moment you inquire through the completion of the event, providing floor plans, production advances, technical drawings, designs and a full menu of customizable services.
Internet Access
Fully customizable internet broadband service with bandwidths available up to 1 GIG, back up lines, and hard wire Ethernet lines.
Guest Access
Our ground-level venue entrance provides a seamless point of entry for your guests. With prominent street visibility in a prime location, take advantage of maximizing your event’s exposure. Create a unique experience that starts at the door with branding possibilities that are as limitless as your imagination. The venue offers the perfect canvas for branding opportunities including the capabilities to customize our building facade, offering endless impressions.
Storage
The venue has several storage options and we work closely with our clients to make as many accommodations as possible.
Cleaning & Trash Removal
We provide a sanitation team to provide cleaning and trash removal at all event. Our venue continuously strides to reduce our carbon footprint at events with better recycling methods and the use of organic cleaning products.
Permits & Insurance
Our venue is fully licensed with a certificate of occupancy and as such, we do not require a TPA. Our venue also holds a tavern license with the State Liquor Authority.
Transport Options & Parking
Several parking lots in the neighborhood. The Altman Building team can also facilitate securing a curb-lane permit with the city to provide exclusive parking in front of our building.
Discount for Non-Profits
Please inquire for our non-profit rates!
Other Details
Wheelchair Accessible Entrance
Wheelchair Accessible Parking Lot
Coat Check
Black-Owned
Women-Led
Veteran-Led
Minority-Led
Health & Safety
Staff is vaccinated against covid-19
Requires proof of vaccination against covid-19 for event attendees
Reviews (4)
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  • Written May 14, 2020Has booked The Altman Building
    The Altman Building is one of NY’s best venues. We love the venues beautiful spaces, its versatility that makes it a great fit for almost any type of event and there is nothing like working with it’s phenomenal production team.
  • Written March 23, 2020Has booked The Altman Building
    Beautiful venue and very professional staff:
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  • Written January 21, 2020Has booked The Altman Building
    The Altman building is a great space to hold an array of events and experiences. It is in a great location and is one of the few event spaces in Chelsea that has such a large capacity. The space has a clean aesthetic with warm details that can be transformed into high-end hospitality events and trade shows alike. The team at Altman is ver
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