The Fund for American Studies

Washington DC



Nestled in bustling Washington D.C., the Fund for American Studies not only teaches the fundamentally American ideas of liberty, but also offers glamorous spaces that are ideal for weddings. Brimming with historic detail and timeless elegance, the conference space and adjoining rooms are perfect for intimate to medium sized occasions. Upon their arrival, guests will be immediately greeted by the sight of stately neo-classical architecture that is the signature of Washington D.C. The stunning event spaces carry the same air of dignity and refinement, featuring unique decorative details like sparkling chandeliers, towering windows, finely carved millwork, and period-appropriate furnishings. The abundance of natural light and cozy details like the fireplace create a unique combination of grandiosity and welcoming in each space. When you host your event at the Fund for American Studies, you are sure to have a celebration abundant in sophistication, elegance, and good times -- and you deserve no less on your wedding day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Vintage/Rustic


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 50 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $800 to $1,600 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr. Please inquire with venue for wedding ceremony options. Please note that seated capacity is 50 guests, but venue has up to 300 standing capacity.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Fund for American Studies is estimated at between $2,926 and $6,325 for a reception only for 50 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
Wheelchair access limited
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Music must end by 11:00PM