Urgent Museum Notice

Host an Event

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Originally constructed in 1908 as a Masonic Temple, the building has been home to the National Museum of Women in the Arts (NMWA) since 1987. Located in the heart of downtown Washington, D.C., NMWA is one of the most spectacular event venues in the city. With elegant and functional spaces, this historic venue is the perfect place to host weddings, corporate & nonprofit affairs, and a variety of other social soirees. Our professional event staff will share their expertise and suggest knowledgeable vendors, guaranteeing a successful and memorable occasion.

The National Museum of Women in the Arts is conveniently located 0.2 miles from Metro Center and 0.2 miles from McPherson Square Metro Stations. We are wheelchair accessible.

About the Space

Events Inquiry Contact Form

Send Us a Message about Your Event

Contact us by sending your event details to specialeventsinquiry@nmwa.org, and a member of our events team will get back with you as soon as possible. Our goal is to respond within two business days when feasible. Thank you, and we look forward to hearing about your event.