Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital

Washington DC



The Hill Center at the Old Navy Hospital is located in Washington, DC. This historic building is a wonderful backdrop to the events of your special day. The Hill Center has a variety of meeting rooms that you may choose from when planning your event. Each room has its own touch of antique details that fill the room with a graceful air. This venue is blocks from the U.S. Capitol building and other exciting D.C. sights. The Hill Center grounds can easily host an outdoor wedding ceremony that is both simple and elegant. With lush green lawns, towering trees, and gardens you and your guests will feel comfortable and well cared for. After your ceremony head inside for an evening of dining and dancing. The Abraham Lincoln Hall is the largest space at the Hill Center and is one fabulous option for your reception. With floral decor and candles, the hall interior transforms to a romantic wedding space.

Venue Style

Event Center, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 120 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 140 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,850 to $4,500 for a ceremony and reception and includes 8 hours of rental time including set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony-only wedding starts at $750. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $150 per hour before midnight and $250 per hour after midnight. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required. Maximum capacity for a seated dinner reception is 140. Please inquire about pricing for additional garden space for cocktail reception or extended event space.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital is estimated at between $7,684 and $16,215 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Music must end by 11:00PM
$200 corkage fee required
Outdoor music must end by 9:00PM