Special Events at the Angel Orensanz Foundation, New York - Honors and Awards

Angel Orensanz Foundation at the Top of the List for Wedding Venues

For the last 20 years the Angel Orensanz Foundation has received numerous recognitions and distinction. Back in 1989 Time Out New York made it part of its "Essential New York" list; it has been considered a model of historical preservation and financial sustainability by the National Historical Preservation Association; New York Magazine has made it year after year one of the best venues in town; The Knot has given it for the last three years the best of weddings recognition; The New York Times carries once a month a review of one of our weddings; about.com: weddings has ranked us as number 4 venue for New York City. and the music industry and blogs commend us as one of the best acoustic spaces in New York.

Best of Weddings


Martha Stewart Weddings
2010

Pg. 110. "50 ways to wed" Angel Orensanz Foundation is selected as the best venue in New York.

(...) Modeled after the Cathedral of Cologne, this neo-Gothic-style event space (shown below) has hosted The Black Eyed Peas concerts, Alexander McQueen runway shows, and even Sarah Jessica Parker’s wedding. The jaw dropping architectural details altar, and a wraparound mezzanine level that looks down on the main floor and makes an excellent spot for a cocktail hour (...)

Martha Stewart Weddings


New York Magazine
(Weddings Special Issue)
Winter 2011

Pg. 117. "Yours for a Day" Angel Orensanz Foundation is selected between the eight best venues in New York.

(...) It may look like just another Lower East Side synagogue from the outside, but this grandiose venue’s gorgeous stained glass windows and dramatic rib-vaulted ceiling have made it one of the most popular event spots in the city. Its bi-level layout makes it perfect for an all-in-one wedding (guests can mingle over cocktails on the mezzanine while the staff converts the main floor) (...)

New York Magazine


The Knot New York Metro
F/W 2010

Pg. 64, 65, 66. "Just Married" Peri and Marcus wedding at Orensanz's.

(...) The location, a former synagogue turned center for the arts, the historic Angel Orensanz Foundation in the Lower East Side of Manhattan was the ideal setting for the lavish event (...)

The Knot
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