Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

10th Street and Constitution Avenue
Washington, DC 20560
Neighborhood: Southeast > Mall
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Dinosaur Hall at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
10th Street and Constitution Avenue
Washington, DC 20560
Neighborhood: Southeast > Mall

Maximum Capacity: 2500 people
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Corporations and organizations making an unrestricted contribution to the National Museum of Natural History may co-sponsor an event in celebration of their gift. Your gift helps to support the scientific and educational work of the Museum.

Events of a personal nature (weddings, retirement parties, birthday parties, etc.) are not permitted.
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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Floor Plan of the First Floor.

Photos published with permission of Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Floor Plan of the First Floor.Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Floor Plan of the Ground Floor.Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Kenneth E. Behring Family Hall of Mammals at the  Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Floor Plan of the Second Floor.
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6/7/2013

"Impressive Venue for Corporate Event", SOUTH PORTLAND, ME
I recently attended the Prudential Spirit of Community Awards ceremony and reception at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. It was a wonderful venue for the event that included an awards presentation, special speakers and reception. The reception was held in the rotunda which was an impressive space and guests were allowed to mingle and view the exhibits which was a lot of fun. The staff was wonderful and the catering was some of the best I have had at a private event. I would definitely recommend this venue for a corporate event!
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Baird AuditoriumPhotos Available
Auditorium Max Capacity: 565 people
Baird Auditorium, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington — Baird Auditorium is the perfect setting for speaking programs, meetings and performances held in conjunction with special events. The auditorium seats 565 guests and is equipped to support 35mm slide projection, 16mm and 35mm film projection, and video/data projection. Smithsonian audio-visual support is required, and additional charges do apply.
Baird Auditorium is the perfect setting for speaking programs, meetings and performances held in conjunction with special events. The auditorium seats 565 guests and is equipped to support 35mm slide projection, 16mm and 35mm film projection, and video/data projection. Smithsonian audio-visual support is required, and additional charges do apply.

Photos published with permission of Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Baird Auditorium is the perfect setting for speaking programs, meetings and performances held in conjunction with special events.
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Seating Capacity
Capacity: 565 People
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  • Special Features: Baird Auditorium is equipped to support 35mm slide projection, 16mm and 35mm film projection, and video/data projection. Smithsonian audio-visual support is required, and additional charges do apply.
Dinosaur HallPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 80 people
Janet Annenberg Hooker Hall of Geology, Gems, & MineralsPhotos Available
Exhibit Hall Max Capacity: 300 people
Johnson IMAX® TheaterPhotos Available
Theater Max Capacity: 487 people
Kenneth E. Behring Family Hall of MammalsPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 350 people
O. Orkin Insect ZooPhotos Available
General Event Space
The RotundaPhotos Available
General Event Space Max Capacity: 500 people
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