DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS, THE NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM IS CLOSED, AND ALL PUBLIC PROGRAMMING HAS BEEN CANCELED THROUGH THE END OF MAY. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SHARING GOOD NEWS ABOUT OUR REOPENING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

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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