About Newberry Library

The Library sits across from Chicago’s oldest public park, Washington Square Park, which is perfect for outdoor ceremonies. Inside, a gorgeous marble staircase welcomes the guests into the lobby. The event space, Ruggles Hall is paneled in deep rich wood with windows overlooking the park, and unique light fixtures.  

Why We Love It

Perfect wedding venue for book lovers! The rental fee also includes tables, chairs, and a parking lot for guests!

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Interested in planning your wedding at Newberry Library? We would love to help you!


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