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National Museum of Natural History



Visit the world’s largest natural history museum. Highlights include the 45

Visit the world’s largest natural history museum. Highlights include the 45.5-carat Hope Diamond, Ocean Hall, Mammals Hall, Hall of Human Origins, Insect Zoo, dinosaurs, and the magnificent African bush elephant in the museum’s rotunda. The Butterfly Pavilion features hundreds of live butterflies. Atrium Café offers food court dining. Theater and group dining reservations: call toll-free (866) 868-7774. Regular hours are 10am-5:30pm; spring and summer hours are 10am–7:30pm Thursday–Saturday. To verify late hours, call 202-633-1000 or visit naturalhistory.si.edu.

Largest Meeting Room Details

Capacity, Banquet-style: 3500, Capacity, Theatre-style: 530

Meeting Space Details

Inside Reception Capacity: 3500

Discount

Membership Discounts, Voucher Program

Metro Station

Federal Triangle, Smithsonian

CONTACT

Constitution Ave. at 10th St. NW
Washington, DC 20560
United States

(202) 633-1000

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