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Rental Space

Invite your guests to experience a taste of German Culture in the middle of Manhattan.

Our unique Location

Deutsches Haus at NYU is located in the historical setting of the Washington Mews, just north of Washington Square Park in the Heart of Greenwich Village. With Fifth Avenue, the beautiful Park and a variety of ethnic cuisine within walking distance, this vibrant location is the perfect space for conferences, lectures, meetings, film screenings, and receptions.

Rental Policies and Procedures

All facilities at New York University are governed by the Guidelines for the Use of University Facilities, the policies of New York University and the Kimmel Center and the laws of New York City, State and the Federal Government. Use of the facilities is limited to University faculty, students and staff and University affiliated organizations and their guests. Non-University organizations must be sponsored by a University department or school.


Rental Fees:

NYU RATE: $500 four hour block

Room Capacity: With tables: 20-25 people

Without tables/ catering: 80 people seated or 100 people standing.

Since Deutsches Haus is a working environment, auditorium doors must remain closed during the function.

Food & Beverage: All food and beverages must be set up inside the room, use of tables requires a waterproof tablecloth.

Kitchen: There are no cooking facilities. All glasses, dishes, silverware, etc. must be provided by the renting party.

Media Equipment: Please contact Campus Media (212.998.2655) to make necessary arrangements

Set Up: The renting party is responsible for the room design and set-up. The tables and chairs can be re-arranged from the current classroom set-up but must be returned to the original configuration.

Clean Up: The renting party is responsible for cleaning up after the event. The rental party must bring its own trash bags and remove all trash from the area. All events must end by 10:30pm. If the room is not adequately cleaned and/or set-up, an additional fee of $100 will be charged as well as any damage costs.

Staffing: If your event extends beyond office hours, an additional fee of $15/hour each for two staff members to be present applies. Deutsches Haus employees are not available for room set-up or clean-up.

Garden: The garden is not available. No exceptions.

Contact: Please contact Maria Litvan at or 212.998.8126 for date availability and additional information or fax an inquiry to: 212.995.4327