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National Building Museum



Located just four blocks from the National Mall, the Museum occupies a magnificent building with a soaring Great Hall, colossal 75 ft. Corinthian columns, and a 1,200 ft. terra cotta frieze.

Since 1885, the Museum has been the stage for Washington’s most elegant events, including inaugural balls. The Museum has five magnificent, historic spaces available for your seated dinner, reception, concert, or meeting, with capacity for up to 2,000 guests.

http://www.nbm.org/about/host-events/

  • ADA Compliant
  • Educational Programming
  • Open to public?
  • Produce public facing events?
  • ADA compliant
  • Non-Profit Organization
  • Wheelchair Ramp
  • Elevator
  • 32-Inch-Wide Doorway
  • Adequate/Additional Lighting
Largest Meeting Room Details

Capacity, Banquet-style: 1500, Capacity, Classroom-style: 30, Capacity, Theatre-style: 2000

Meeting Space Details

Inside Reception Capacity: 2000

Distance to Metro

1 Blocks

Distance to Conv Center

4 Blocks

Pool

None

Nearby Landmarks

National Mall, Smithsonian Institution, U.S. Capitol, Union Station, Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Group Maximum

150

Attraction Rates

Under $12

Length of Tour

Less than 1 hour

Min to Airport

25

Discount

Affiliation Discounts, Membership Discounts

Metro Station

Judiciary Square

Parking

N/A

Valet

N/A

Metro Line

Red

Payment Options

American Express, Cash, MasterCard, Visa

CONTACT

401 F St. NW
Washington, DC 20001
United States

(202) 272-2448

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