Woodrow Wilson House Museum

Washington DC



For the couple that embodies the dynamic feel of D.C., the Woodrow Wilson House Museum is the perfect choice for your wedding. Conveniently located just five blocks from Dupont Circle in the Embassy Row neighborhood, Woodrow Wilson House is an elegant and historic site for your special day. This venue offers the opportunity to entertain your guests in classic Washington style. Whether you envision a small dinner or a lavish receptions, Wilson House is epitomizes the ‘Washington Scene’ and offers a unique glimpse into the history of our nation’s capital. The gorgeous garden and outdoor terrace provides an idyllic oasis to have an outdoor wedding, both ceremony and reception. Your indoor celebration will be held in the fully restored rooms of this Georgian revival townhouse and your guests have the unique opportunity to view elaborate gifts of state from around the world, important materials from Wilson’s presidency, objects from the White House, family items and personal objects.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Museum/Gallery, Park/Garden, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 30 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 140 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 32 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 70 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 3:00PM. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $4,000 to $6,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee also includes access to the entire property. The fee for a ceremony-only wedding starts at $500. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Woodrow Wilson House Museum is estimated at between $6,593 and $16,596 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
No kitchen
Public parking
Coat rack

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM
Votive candles permitted outdoors only
Non-amplified music only indoors