Washington 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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Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital
19 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital is a historic wedding venue in the Washington, D.C. area. This venue’s vintage appearance and decor will charm couples looking for the perfect piece of history for their big day. Let this venue be the “something old” needed in the wedding. This property is... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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DACOR Bacon House
DACOR Bacon House
47 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

We are so happy you found this amazing House! Do read about the House, its history, & checkout the photos of past events. The DACOR Bacon House is a museum in the downtown Washington, D.C. area. This historic mansion stands proudly as a brick mansion in the city with a rotunda entranceway and cedar... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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Friends Meeting of Washington
Friends Meeting of Washington
6 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Established in 1930 as a Quaker meeting house, Friends Meeting of Washington is a wedding venue situated in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC. In keeping with Quaker values, couples of every background, creed, and orientation are welcome to celebrate their precious day at this... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
44 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

In DC, no place inspires like the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. Our venue offers contemporary design, sophisticated interiors, and breathtaking views overlooking Pennsylvania Avenue. Let our experienced wedding planners recommend one of our signature spaces to complement... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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Josephine Butler Parks Center
Josephine Butler Parks Center
122 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Josephine Butler Parks Center is a garden wedding venue located in Washington, D.C. Residing on the verdant property is a beautiful renaissance mansion that has been revitalized to its original glory. Though the stately home was once designed to host vice presidents, the property now warmly welcomes... (Historic Weddings Washington)

National Press Club
National Press Club
42 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

National Press Club is a historic wedding venue located in Washington, D.C. Just steps from the President’s home, the venue features unbeatable views of both the White House and the Washington Monument. Its large and adaptable event spaces make for the perfect setting to bring any couple’s wedding... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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President Lincoln's Cottage
President Lincoln's Cottage
44 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Located on a picturesque hilltop on the grounds of the historic Soldiers’ Home, President Lincoln’s Cottage offers a unique and inspiring setting for special events. During the Civil War, the president used this beloved home for important meetings, entertaining, and developing nation-changing... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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Dumbarton House
Dumbarton House
22 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)

Highland Community Entertainment Hall
Highland Community Entertainment Hall
Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Highland Community Entertainment Hall is a wedding venue located in Washington D.C. This historic building offers a truly unforgettable wedding setting for both couples and their loved ones. Facilities and Capacity This venue can host weddings of varying sizes, from intimate affairs to grand... (Historic Weddings Washington)

President Woodrow Wilson House
President Woodrow Wilson House
4 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The President Woodrow Wilson House offers you the opportunity to entertain in classic Washington style. Ideal for events from small elopement ceremonies to rehearsal dinners to receptions with dancing, Wilson House epitomizes the “Washington Scene.” Intimate and elegant spaces offer a unique setting... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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)

Carnegie Institution for Science
Carnegie Institution for Science
109 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)

Elizabeth's on L
Elizabeth's on L
13 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Cranford House
The Cranford House
Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Welcome to Cranford House, home of the American News Women’s Club, host to world famous luminaries for more than 80 years and one of the hidden architectural treasures in the nation’s capital. This historic four-story French Revival townhouse offers elegance in a convenient location and is an ideal... (Historic Weddings Washington)

The Congressional Club Museum and Foundation
The Congressional Club Museum and Foundation
6 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Congressional Club Museum & Foundation has, for more than one hundred years, been the perfect setting for weddings, beginning in 1923 when the first wedding was held at the Club. Since then, tradition had held that the Club was available only to Members and their friends. Now the historical... (Historic Weddings Washington)

DC Firehouse 4
DC Firehouse 4
1 review
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

DC Firehouse 4 is a historic wedding and event venue located in Washington, D.C.. Situated in D.C.’s hip Shaw neighborhood, this unique firehouse was built in 1884. It housed the first fully African American fire company in the area, and was renovated in 2017. DC Firehouse 4 combines exposed... (Historic Weddings Washington)

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. Wedding Package Quote National Union... (Historic Weddings Washington)

The Watergate Event Center
The Watergate Event Center
Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

The Watergate Event Center is an elegant wedding venue located in Washington, DC. Located in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood, this private venue is nestled on the banks of the Potomac River, between Georgetown and Kennedy Center, providing a breathtaking backdrop for your once-in-a-lifetime... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
23 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

Built in 1816 with gracious events in mind, Tudor Place has radiated serenity and elegance for nearly two centuries. Let us bring that feeling to your special day! Leafy and open, Tudor Place Historic House & Garden can feel like a rural retreat, but this historic Georgetown estate is right in D.C.,... (Historic Weddings Washington)

Cosmos Club
Cosmos Club
7 reviews
· Historic Weddings · Washington, DC

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