These five DC Museums that double as wedding venues are sure to wow you and your guests! Talk about a unique guest experience! Just imagine your big day at one of these incredible museums for an event that won’t soon be forgotten.
1. DAR Museum
DAR Headquarters, a historic landmark in the heart of our nation’s capital, offers an array of stunning event spaces capable of accommodating a wide variety of gatherings, such as weddings, receptions, meetings, corporate events, parties, press conferences and filmings. Its versatility, unique character and elegant setting will make your special event truly memorable.
2. International Spy Museum
Whether you’re looking for a grand celebration or an intimate gathering, the International Spy Museum has something for you! All of their packages are tailored to suit your venue needs, and are focused on offering you our one-of-a-kind, luxurious SPY experience!
3. National Building Museum
Since 1885, the National Building Museum has been the stage for Washington, D.C.’s most elegant events. Explore five magnificent, historic spaces available for your seated dinner, reception, concert, or meeting.
4. National Portrait Gallery
Host your next social or corporate event at Washington, DC’s most elegant and enchanting venue. The National Portrait Gallery, as part of the Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture, is housed in a gloriously renovated National Historic Landmark building. Conveniently located in DC’s bustling Penn Quarter neighborhood, the National Portrait Gallery is ideal for your special event.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery tells the history of America through the individuals who have shaped its culture. Through the visual arts, performing arts, and new media, the Portrait Gallery portrays poets and presidents, visionaries and villains, actors and activists whose lives tell the American story. The Portrait Gallery relies on the support of generous donors to accomplish this mission.
5. Dumbarton House
Dumbarton House offers a setting that is stately, charming, and elegant for private events ranging from corporate luncheons, meetings, and conferences to wedding ceremonies and receptions. Whether entering through the grand foyer or mingling in the tranquil gardens, Dumbarton House serves as an unforgettable backdrop for your event.
The H&L team is ready to plan events at these DC museums that double as wedding venues. Let’s start planning!
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