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The National

708 E. Broad St.
Richmond, Virginia 23219

1500Largest Group
5Meeting Rooms
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Located in the heart of Downtown Richmond, VA, The National is Central Virginia's premier concert and live events venue.  Built and opened in 1923 and designed by renowned Italian architect, Claude C. Howell, The National features distinctive Italian-Renaissance design, wood floors, brick and stone walls, handcrafted marble accents throughout, versatile seating and design options, VIP Lounge, and five full bars.  

The National has the distinct honor of being listed among the following registers of historic sites:
     U.S. National Register of Historic Places
     U.S. Historic District Contributing Property
     Virginia Landmarks Register
     Grace Street Commercial Historic District Property

Our Richmond, Virginia events are not attended, they are experienced.  By providing world-class service, state-of-the-art lighting and sound, and top-level event planning and coordination services, The National offers turnkey solutions to transform any event into an unforgettable experience.

For specific capacity limits, venue features, pricing options, or to schedule a site tour, please contact D.J. Bognar at dbognar@aegpresents.com  Watch the video below to see why more and more people are choosing The National as their Richmond, Virginia event venue of choice.
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Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
RIC / 20
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
No
Parking:
Fee
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
1500
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
5
Largest Theatre Style:
1500
Technology:
Free wifi Stage Deck=42'x32'x5' Power: Sound 250 amp 3 phase (clean) / Lights 500 amp 3 phase In-House Lights: flown on motors / 40' upstage truss / 40' midstage truss / 40' downstage truss In-House Sound: flown on motors / L-ACCOUSTICS V-DSOC / Monitor system-CLAIRE 12 Wedges / FOH board Yamaha M7 / FOH mix riser 12'x8'
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Free
Onsite A/V Staff:
Yes
Must Use In-house Catering:
No
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Phone:
213.321.2931
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Leisure travel
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Retreat/Camp






Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110