American Institute of Architects

1735 New York Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20006

The American Institute of Architects is the perfect venue to make your next corporate or private event truly distinctive and memorable. Conveniently located near the White House, the National Mall, and the Corcoran Gallery of Art in the center of Washington, D.C., the American Institute of Architects building is a one-of-a-kind alternative to convention and hotel venues.

We offer seven customizable spaces, set in a remarkable urban space, that are available for unique and memorable events.

“This is such an amazing and unique venue right downtown in D.C.! There are so many opportunities with how you use this space. We absolutely loved AIA and highly recommend it.” – Shannon M.

“We love working with AIA! The venue is modern and classic with an element of old-world D.C. just outside in the courtyard! Our couples love the space, and we enjoy every moment of working with this incredibly responsive team!"  – Candy & Co. Events L.L.C.  

Preferred Partners
Well Dunn Catering; Spilled Milk Catering; RSVP Catering; Washington Executive Photographic Services



  • Award-winning staff support with one point of contact, from planning to day-of details
  • Convenient, metro-accessible, handicap-accessible meeting rooms with state-of-the-art technology
  • On-site catering and outside catering permitted
  • Wi-Fi, wireless broadband, video conferencing, plus on-site support

Venue Capacity

SpaceMax. Reception CapacityMax. Seated CapacitySq. FeetFloor Plan
Outdoor Courtyard2001004000View
Frank Lloyd Wright1515660View
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