Located in the heart of Washington, DC, The Schuyler is an elegant banquet hall wedding venue. This space is named for the Schuyler sisters, with a hope that any events held here are every bit as memorable as the historic family. Its Art Deco style is seamlessly integrated with modern facilities, like soaring columns wrapped in smart lighting. Ceremonies and receptions can be held here, as well as elopements. Couples are also invited to host engagement parties, showers, and rehearsal dinners here.
Facilities and Capacity
The Schuyler was designed to adapt to any needs a couple might have. The 12,000 square feet of event space can accommodate up to 1,233 guests for an elegant cocktail reception. Seated meals can also be hosted here, with a capacity of 450. The venue is split over two floors, ideal for couples who want a grand celebration. In the main hall, high ceilings create a sense of airiness while an opulent staircase is ideal for a dramatic entrance. There is also 4,000 square feet of pre-event space for those who want to get ready for the milestone on-site. A mezzanine and green room complete the available settings. Your wedding caterers will appreciate the full-size industrial catering kitchen for preparing your reception meal, whether it's a buffet, hors d'oeuvres, or plated. The venue features its own parking garage for guests' convenience. A wheelchair-accessible space, out-of-town guests will appreciate the proximity to various airports.
The team at the Schuyler is happy to provide couples with a list of event coordinators who are already familiar with the venue. They can also supply a list of other preferred vendors, from lighting to event decor. The space has a large inventory of event rental items that couples are welcome to use, from tables and chairs to tents and photo booths. Drapery and decorative pieces are also available, to help couples make the space their own. With the venue's smart lighting system, the tone of the room can be easily changed by simply changing the color of the lighting.