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Congressional Club

2001 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20009

225Largest Group
2Meeting Rooms
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  • Historic Congressional Club was built in 1914Historic Congressional Club was built in 1914

  • The Congressional Club at New Hampshire and U StreetThe Congressional Club at New Hampshire and U Street

  • First Floor Archive Room, Perfect for Reception Bar or Cofee BreakFirst Floor Archive Room, Perfect for Reception Bar or Cofee Break

  • Bride at the Staircase Adorned with FlowersBride at the Staircase Adorned with Flowers

  • The Ballroom can accommodate 175 for seated meal and 250 for receptionThe Ballroom can accommodate 175 for seated meal and 250 for reception

  • The Club First Floor is perfect for Networking BreaksThe Club First Floor is perfect for Networking Breaks

  • First Ladies Gown Room; Replicas of First Ladies Inaugural GownsFirst Ladies Gown Room; Replicas of First Ladies Inaugural Gowns

  • First Ladies Portrait Room: Signed Portraits of the First Lady First Ladies Portrait Room: Signed Portraits of the First Lady



  • The Club House was Built in 1914 and on Registry of Historic LocationsThe Club House was Built in 1914 and on Registry of Historic Locations

  • Ballroom is Perfect Corporate LunchBallroom is Perfect Corporate Lunch

  • Elegant Archive Room perfect for Reception BarsElegant Archive Room perfect for Reception Bars

  • Elegant Entrance to the ClubHouseElegant Entrance to the ClubHouse

  • Ballroom is perfect for weddings, fundraisers and corporate meetingsBallroom is perfect for weddings, fundraisers and corporate meetings

  • Stairway from the First Floor to the BallroomStairway from the First Floor to the Ballroom

  • Congressional Club vintage China with Club Seal Available for Private EventsCongressional Club vintage China with Club Seal Available for Private Events

  • Beautiful Alcoves in the Ballroom Great for Bar Set-upBeautiful Alcoves in the Ballroom Great for Bar Set-up

  • View of Ballroom Staircase and Vintage Waterford Crystal ChandlerView of Ballroom Staircase and Vintage Waterford Crystal Chandler

  • The Club is Filled with American SymbolismThe Club is Filled with American Symbolism

  • The Congressional Club; the orginal historic event venue in DCThe Congressional Club; the orginal historic event venue in DC

  • The Fireplace adorned with American SymbolismThe Fireplace adorned with American Symbolism

  • First Lady Lunch Linens: Michelle Obama's 2013 First Lady Lunch Linens: Michelle Obama's 2013

  • First Ladies Gown RoomFirst Ladies Gown Room

  • First Ladies Portrait RoomFirst Ladies Portrait Room



  • First Lady Lunch Linens: Nancy Reagan 1989First Lady Lunch Linens: Nancy Reagan 1989

  • First Lady Lunch Linens: Laura Bush 2008First Lady Lunch Linens: Laura Bush 2008

  • First Lady Lunch Linens: Michelle Obama's 2013 First Lady Lunch Linens: Michelle Obama's 2013

  • First Ladies Dress MuesemFirst Ladies Dress Muesem

  • First Ladies Dress MuesemFirst Ladies Dress Muesem

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  • Overview
Founded in 1908, The Congressional Club has served as non-partisan setting for spouses of members of Congress. The Neoclassical Clubhouse was dedicated in 1914 and is listed on the National Registry of Historic Places. This unique venue, until recently, was only available to Congressional Members of the Club. The first floor is a collection of 5 rooms including First Ladies Inaugural Gown is perfect for cocktail receptions or coffee breaks.The second floor ballroom is the centerpiece of the ClubHouse; adorned with American Symbolizes throughout the design this is truly a DC “insiders” venue. The ballroom can accommodate rounds for 180. This magnificent venue can accommodate 250 reception style.
Parking Rate:
No Parking Facility- can hire valet services
Largest Group:
225
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
2
Largest Classroom Style:
100
Largest Theatre Style:
200
Largest Standing Reception:
250
Largest Seated Reception:
180
Food & Beverage:
Purple Onion Catering is our exclusive caterer http://purpleonioncatering.com/
Facility Buyout Friday – Sat:
$4500-$6000
Facility Buyout Sunday – Thursday:
$2500-$4000
Facility Day Rate:
$2500-$3500
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Rental Policies:
All events held at The Congressional Club must end by 11:00 p.m. The Club is a non-smoking facility. The Club maintains a noise restriction policy. At the Manager’s discretion, an event may be ended if it becomes too loud and/or uncivil. No candles permitted. Red wine is not permitted on the first floor of the Club. The Congressional Club maintains a policy of no food or beverages in the First Ladies Inaugural Ball Gown Museum Room.
Phone:
202.297.6427
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Family Reunion
Leisure travel
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Party
Youth Retreat/Camp

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