Library of Congress

The National Museum of African American History and Culture is a place where all Americans can learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives, and how it helped us shape this nation.

The Great Hall

  • Main level of the museum

  • Scenic view of National Monument

  • Convenient access to Museum Shop and all museum galleries

  • Floor to ceiling window walls

  • Reception Capacity: 2500 Guests

  • Seated Dinner Capacity: 400 Guests

Montpelier Room

  • Seats 350 people

  • State of the Art Cinematic Screen and Sound

  • Features aesthetics of museum exterior Corona Panels

Madison Hall

  • Main level of the museum

  • Scenic view of National Monument

  • Convenient access to Museum Shop and all museum galleries

  • Floor to ceiling window walls

  • Reception Capacity: 2500 Guests

  • Seated Dinner Capacity: 400 Guests

Pickford Theater

  • Unique opportunity to experience the galleries after-hours

  • Views of the National Mall

  • Available for bars and passed hors d'oeuvres only, limited seating

Mumford Room

  • In close proximity to the Oprah Winfrey Theater, Sweet Home Café and History Galleries

  • Unique Monumental Staircase Design feature anchors the space

  • Contemplative Court a water- and light-filled memorial area that offers visitors a quiet space for reflection

  • Concourse Atrium Seated Dinner- 200 guests

  • Concourse Atrium Reception- 350 guests

Dining Room A, C or West

  • Unparalleled view of the National Monument

  • Intimate indoor/outdoor event space

  • Solomon Brown Suite Reception Capacity: 100 guests     

  • Seated Dinner Capacity: 70 guests

  • Bank of America Terrace Reception Capacity: 200 guests 

  • Seated Dinner Capacity: 60 guests

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