The National Building Museum’s exhibitions are temporarily closed until March 2020.
The Museum Shop remains open daily, Mon–Sat 10 am–5 pm | Sun 11 am–5 pm

Host Events

Since 1885, the National Building Museum has been the stage for Washington’s most elegant events. Explore five magnificent, historic spaces available for your seated dinner, reception, concert, or meeting.

For more information about event rentals, contact the Special Events Department.

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