Private Tour of The National Arts Club

The National Arts Club is an exclusive private members club housed in a brownstone at 15 Gramercy Park.Tired with the city’s turmoil I stopped by to recharge my culture palate, grab a glass of rosé, and get a short tour around.

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Extravagance is what the Arts Club does best – note the stained glass panels, decorative fireplace surrounds, bookcases, and doors.

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A detail of a stained glass panel
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Today The National Arts Club offers a variety of shows, educational programs, and awards in areas including theater, visual arts, film, literature, and music. 
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Notable Members

National Arts Club has been home to Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Dwight Eisenhower. Among other notable members are Mark Twain, Martin Scorsese, and Uma Thurman.

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Woody Allenesque music reception
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The marvelous stained-glass ceiling
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How to get there

15 Gramercy Park South
nationalartsclub.org

Text: Laurie Trueman

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