Folger Shakespeare Library

201 E Capitol St Se, Washington, DC
Capacity: 1,480 people

About Folger Shakespeare Library

Located a block from the US Capitol, the Folger Shakespeare Library is a unique historic site that may be rented for private events. Evening rentals are permitted daily. Daytime rentals are available on Sundays only. Please note that wedding-related events are not permitted.

Event Spaces

Board Room
Elizabethan Theatre
Founders' Room
Great Hall
Old Reading Room
Tea Room
Venue Types
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1480
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 7,511