Venue hire Boasting the grand elegance of the historic Mitchell building and the modern versatility of the Macquarie Street building, the State Library is truly a unique venue, which offers neo-classical splendor to clean-line simplicity of modern décor. Venues The Library has venues to accommodate 10 to 500 people, available for seminars and conferences, corporate and government events, product and book launches. Weddings The State Library of NSW is the perfect location for your wedding. Our experienced team will provide you with a one-of-a-kind ceremony and/or reception in the historic Mitchell building. Click here to explore our wedding venue options. Venue capacity at a glance The size and specifications of all the Library's venues for hire Venue Enquiry form Use the online form to enquire about hiring a venue at the State Library.