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National Museum of Natural History

10th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560 Email Phone Number 202.633.1650 Website

National Museum of Natural History

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10th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20560

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Reception in the rotunda

Ocean Hall opening reception

Museum centennial celebration

Dinner in the rotunda

The dome in the rotunda lit with butterflies

Rotunda

Dinner in the Ocean Hall

Dinner in the Mammal Hall

Baird Auditorium

Reception around the Hope Diamond

Overview: World’s most visited natural history museum. Highlights for private guest viewing include the Beaux-Arts rotunda with the African bush elephant, the Hope Diamond and Gem Hall, the Ocean Hall, the Mammals Hall, and changing exhibits. Corporations and associations making an unrestricted gift to the National Museum of Natural History may co-sponsor an event in celebration of their gift.


At A Glance

Overview

World’s most visited natural history museum. Highlights for private guest viewing include the Beaux-Arts rotunda with the African bush elephant, the Hope Diamond and Gem Hall, the Ocean Hall, the Mammals Hall, and changing exhibits. Corporations and associations making an unrestricted gift to the National Museum of Natural History may co-sponsor an event in celebration of their gift.

Categories

Science/Natural History Museums
Museums/Cultural Spaces

Buzz

Dine in the deep sea! Party with a pachyderm! Dazzle your guests with diamonds! Expert arrangements, from menus and flowers to music and parking, in a variety of dramatic settings, intimate or expansive, in the world’s largest natural history museum.

Memorable Moments

In the first decade of the 20th century, the green-slate dome of the National Museum of Natural History rose above the tree line of Washington, forever changing the city’s skyline and the nation’s scholarly resources.

Affiliations

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Neighborhood:

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Capacities

Rotunda

Standing/Reception 500
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National Museum of Natural History: Entire Space

Standing/Reception 3000
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Rotunda

Standing/Reception 500
Banquet -
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Baird Auditorium

Standing/Reception -
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Theater 530
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Square Feet -

Capacities

Space Standing/
Reception
Banquet Theater Classroom Dimensions Ceiling Square Feet
Rotunda 500 - - - - - -
National Museum of Natural History: Entire Space 3000 - - - - - -
Rotunda 500 - - - - - -
Baird Auditorium - - 530 - - - -

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