Host Your Event at the Renwick Gallery

This is a photograph of the interior of the Renwick Gallery.
A stunningly renovated National Historic Landmark

The recently renovated Renwick Gallery is located just steps from the White House. This branch of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Historic Landmark epitomizes sophisticated elegance. The Grand Salon—the museum’s centerpiece—has been restored in a sleek contemporary finish and boasts over 4,000 square feet of event space, perfect for an intimate dinner or magnificent cocktail reception.

Frequently Asked Questions

We do not offer in house catering or audio visual support. A special events coordinator will be happy to assist with recommendations upon request.

The museum is open to the public from 10:00am to 5:30pm. Evening special events can begin at 5:30pm when the museum closes to the public.

Your vendors are permitted to load-in and set items such as staging and lighting from 7:00am to 10:00am. Your vendors can return at 3:00pm to finish set up around the public

We are located a few blocks away from the Farragut West (Blue, Silver, and Orange) WMATA station and are a short additional block walk from the Farragut North (Red) WMATA Station.

Yes, you can download the museum floor plan [PDF]

Getting Here

Contact the Events Team

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