Special Events

The National Museum of the U.S. Army will be the premier space for your event.  Our team is dedicated to translating your vision into a successful and memorable occasion, as the Museum offers a variety of immersive experiences that will enhance any function. Augment your event with after-hours access to our Experiential Learning Center (ELC), or show a special film in our 306 degree theater. All of these services are available under one roof.   We strive to create a unique experience in our one-of-a-kind venue that matches the vision you have for your event.

Event rental starting prices.


The welcoming, brightly lit 8,600 sqft Lobby is available for after-hours events of up to 450 people standing, or 350 for a seated, plated event.

Veterans' Hall

The Veterans’ Hall is a multi-functional space with full A/V capabilities, perfect for your reunion, dinner, luncheon, and more. Seats 160 for a plated event. Additionally, there is a pre-function area adjacent to the Veterans’ Hall that can be used as an add-on area.


Our 306-degree theater with seating for 122 can play the latest blockbuster movies or jazz up your company’s Powerpoint presentation. After-hours only.

Executive Conference Room A & B

This 1,325 sqft private conference room can be divided in half to form two smaller rooms for your board meeting or workshop.

Experiential Learning Center

With programming for all ages, the ELC can be rented out for corporate team building exercises and private groups. This event space is limited to after-hours events only.

Pre-Function Area

Adjacent to the Veterans’ Hall and Medal of Honor Garden this space can be used as an add-on area to serve food, host a reception or be rented as its own space.

Medal of Honor Garden

This beautifully landscaped rooftop garden offers stunning views of the Museum campus for your ceremony or reception.

Outdoor Event Space

The largest of the exterior spaces, the lawn of the parade field can be tented or staged for events of well over one thousand people.

ELC Terrace

This semi-private terrace off the ELC is perfect for your smaller evening reception.

Museum Store

The Museum’s store can be made available for after-hours events for an additional fee.

Army Action Center

The simulator gallery can be opened for after-hours events to add a special, fun and immersive feature to your event.

Cafe Terrace

Available after hours, the terrace will be beautifully landscaped for an outdoor event or cocktail reception.

Interested in having your event with us? We are taking reservations for events scheduled on after August 1, 2020 and after. For more information, fill out the form below.

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