Carnegie Institution of Washington

1530 P Street NW, Washington, DC
Capacity: 150 people

About Carnegie Institution of Washington

Carnegie Science is the perfect venue for hosting your next event. With a variety of unique event spaces, the building can accommodate a wide array of event types, including conferences, meetings, receptions, dinners, lectures, film screenings, weddings and more. Surrounded by historic details, guests will have access to modern facilities while enjoying the venue’s stunning architecture. Located just beyond the Auditorium doors are three event spaces with flexible floorplans to meet every client’s needs. The Ballroom is perfect for presentations, conferences and galas, while the Rotunda is the ideal space for your private reception, cocktail hour or wedding ceremony. The Boardroom is the perfect breakout and meeting space, or an intimate setting for your next VIP dinner. We are conveniently located to nearly a dozen hotels, two metro stops, and just 20 minutes from Ronald Reagan National airport. An array of restaurants, museums and tourist attractions are just steps from our front door, making Carnegie one of the most convenient and attractive venues in the city.

Package Pricing

Board Room or Conference Room Rental
$800 - $2,000 /event
Pricing for meetings only
Ballroom & Rotunda Rental
$2,750 - $5,500 /event
Pricing for all event types
Auditorium Rental
Attendees: 385 max | $3,750 - $4,250 /event
Pricing for all event types

Event Spaces

Auditorium
Auditorium
Rotunda
Rotunda
Board Room
Board Room
Mayor Room
Mayor Room
Conference Room 201
Conference Room 201
Conference Room 125
Conference Room 125
Ballroom

Recommendations

A Beautiful Place For A Wedding - An Eventective User from Randallstown , Maryland

The Carnegie is not only beautiful, the event staff, Ana and Abby are wonderful to work with! My daughter’s wedding was there and things went perfectly.

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Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 150