District of Columbia Historic Wedding Venues

Historic wedding venues are ideal for couples who want to host an event in a truly unique space with abundant charm. Whether it’s a historic home, a vintage-style ballroom, or a treasured landmark, there are lots of historic wedding venues to suit every style. You can tailor your theme to match a historic wedding venue’s history, making your big day all the more special.

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Fort Myer Officers' Club
Fort Myer Officers' Club
56 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Ft Myer, VA

Fort Myer, one of the oldest Army posts in the country, is located near the banks of the Potomac River. In February of 1881, Fort Myer was named in honor of Brigadier General Albert J. Myer who commanded the Signal School for Army and Navy Officers. Prior to that time it was known as Fort Whipple,... (Historic Weddings Ft Myer)

Guests 75 to 280
Rixey Manor
Rixey Manor
41 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Rixeyville, VA

Rixey Manor is a newly remodeled Rixeyville, Virginia based wedding venue. Originally built in 1801, this breathtaking space features a rooftop terrace and panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. With charming accommodations right on the property, you’ll be able to make your wedding experience... (Historic Weddings Rixeyville)

Sotterley Plantation
Sotterley Plantation
6 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Hollywood, MD

~ Begin your future ... with our past ~ Our more than 300 year old National Historic Landmark offers an enchanting setting, rich in the history and breathtaking beauty of Maryland’s Tidewater area. Encompassing nearly 100 acres, there are several unique locations on-site to have the wedding of your... (Historic Weddings Hollywood)

National Union Building
National Union Building
2 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

National Union Building is a historic Washington, D.C. event space and wedding venue. Located in lively Chinatown, this premier wedding space sits right in the middle of all of the historic landmarks, museums and rich history Washington, D.C. has to offer. Facilities and CapacityPerfect for both... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Historic McFarland House
Historic McFarland House
27 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Martinsburg, WV

The Historic McFarland House is a historic mansion wedding venue in the greater Washington D.C. area. This charming brick mansion features vintage interior design and stunning landscaping, all making for an elegant wedding venue. Couples can find this venue in Martinsburg, West Virginia, a 90-minute... (Historic Weddings Martinsburg)

HOLLIN HALL WEDDINGS & EVENTS
HOLLIN HALL WEDDINGS & EVENTS
34 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Alexandria, VA

Only 4 miles south of Alexandria, Hollin Hall and the Meeting House are located on a 7-acre campus that was originally a part of George Mason's estate. Hollin Hall is a gracious Georgian manor house surrounded by mature boxwood gardens. The Meeting House is a spacious, contemporary site for larger... (Historic Weddings Alexandria)

Guests 10 to 150
The Berliner
The Berliner
18 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Berliner is a rustic German bier hall and event space located in historic Washington, D.C. Housed on the banks of the Potomac River, this modern wedding venue features sweeping views of the Key Bridge, Rosslyn Skyline and all of the well-known monuments of Washington. If you’re hoping to host an... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Carlyle House
Carlyle House
17 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Alexandria, VA

Thank you for considering the Carlyle House Historic Park for your event. This historic mansion, with its exquisite gardens, offers a stately setting for your wedding ceremony and/or reception. Carlyle House offers a unique historic ambience. When British merchant John Carlyle built his home in... (Historic Weddings Alexandria)

Guests 10 to 100
Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square - Events DC property
Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square - Events DC property
10 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Located across the street from the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, this historic landmark has awe inspiring architecture, spacious rooms, a 150-seat theater and a grand exterior plaza. Dedicated in 1903 by President Theodore Roosevelt and Andrew Carnegie, the Carnegie Library is an integral... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Guests 20 to 1,000
Union Market
Union Market
1 review
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Located on the second floor of Union Market, Dock 5 is a 12,300 square foot warehouse with an additional 700 sq. ft. outdoor covered dock/patio. The space offers a blank canvas with a modern industrial feel for events that you can design to be exactly what you want it to be. (Historic Weddings Washington)

St. Francis Hall
St. Francis Hall
79 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

St. Francis Hall is truly one of DC's best hidden gems. We are a charming facility adjacent to the beautiful Franciscan Monastery in the quiet Brookland neighborhood of northeast Washington, DC (conveniently located near Catholic University). Built in 1931 and featuring romantic Renaissance... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Fredericksburg Square
Fredericksburg Square
32 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Fredericksburg, VA

Now reserving dates for 2015 - Ask about our early reservation discounts! For more than 17 years, our all-inclusive wedding packages have allowed brides to feel confident and relaxed while we planned for every detail. You'll enjoy your special day in a circa 1854 mansion surrounded by the refined... (Historic Weddings Fredericksburg)

Guests 50 to 200
Meridian House
Meridian House
49 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Meridian House is an exquisite historic home situated on three acres of manicured gardens. Conveniently located a mile north of the White House in the heart of the nation's capital, the property's stately elegance provides an ideal setting for the area's most prestigious events. Meridian House is a... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Guests 5 to 150
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Stevenson Ridge
Stevenson Ridge
129 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Spotsylvania, VA

Stevenson Ridge is a historic wedding venue located in Spotsylvania, Virginia. Situated on 87 acres of stunning property, Stevenson Ridge is located just an hour outside of The District. A combination of pastures and woodlands, this unique property is a serene escape with a rustic feel. The on-site... (Historic Weddings Spotsylvania)

Carnegie Institution of Washington
Carnegie Institution of Washington
104 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Carnegie Institution for Science is a beautiful historic landmark nestled between Dupont Circle and Logan Circle in the heart of Washington, D.C. Its neoclassical Sixteenth Street façade lends to the grandeur of one of the most prominent thoroughfares in the city. Completed in 1908 as the... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Guests 10 to 150
Woodlawn Estate & Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House
Woodlawn Estate & Frank Lloyd Wright's Pope-Leighey House
15 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Alexandria, VA

The Woodlawn Estate & Frank Lloyd Wright’s Pope-Leighey House is a wedding venue located in Alexandria, Virginia. This venue is comprised of two separate houses that couples can exchange their vows in. These homes both feature a rich and fascinating history. The Woodlawn was a gift that George... (Historic Weddings Alexandria)

Guests 50 to 350
Dumbarton House
Dumbarton House
21 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Dumbarton House is a historic mansion for couples’ weddings in the Washington, D.C. area. This house museum is the perfect location for an elegant wedding with its brick walkway and rose bushes behind the house. This venue can be found in Georgetown, about 10 minutes from the John F. Kennedy... (Historic Weddings Washington)

The Congressional Club
The Congressional Club
Washington, DC

The Congressional Club is a historic museum and luxury wedding venue located in the heart of Washington, DC. This unique club was founded in 1908, and originally served as a non-partisan meeting space for the spouses of members of Congress, who lived in Washington, D.C. They're best known for... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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