Event and Wedding Rental Spaces

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Click on any of the following rooms to see additional photos and details.  

For more information or to make a reservation, contact Suzy Zusy, our Event and Rentals Manager, at (202) 483-3310, ext. 2 or email eventspace@quakersdc.org.

Meeting Room
Our largest space, this room is a simple and elegant location for a wedding, concert, lecture, film screening, or other event that brings many people together. It has bench seating for up to 300 people (benches may be rearranged but not removed) and includes direct access to our beautiful, terraced front garden. This space is accessible by persons with disabilities.  Please note that food and drink are not permitted in the Meeting Room.
Assembly Room

Assembly Room
This expansive space will be available for bookings beginning in mid-June, after a complete renovation featuring coffered ceilings, contemporary lighting and sustainable cork floors.

Openings shown in this picture all be full-height doors opening onto a new patio, courtyard and gardens. Two adjacent smaller rooms offer flexibility for break out sessions. Enjoy access to a large serving kitchen for catering service or for limited food preparation.

Perfect for celebrations, office retreats, dinners and receptions, the Assembly Room will accommodate as many as 96 people for a formal seated dinner.  Receptions will allow larger crowds.  

Quaker House Living Room

Quaker House Living Room
Built in the 1930's, historic Quaker House was formerly an elegant townhome to diplomats. The renovation will connect it the Meeting House, elevator and lobby by new glass corridors. It is ideal for your workshop, meeting, or board retreat. Capacity is about 40.

It features a vaulted ceiling and French windows and doors that will open onto a new patio and terrace with gardens. Your rental includes access to a small break-out space, a kitchenette, and two rest rooms.

Decatur Place Room
This 585 square foot meeting room has plenty of room for an office retreat, meeting, or workshop. It seats up to 30 in a variety of configurations.

This popular, flexible space has immediate access to our east gardens and the bluestone terrace above. Easy setup for delivery of breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Terrace Room
Brightly lit with windows on three sides, this space is currently set up with a conference table that seats 8-12. It will be convertible for multiple uses post-renovation. A bridal salon?  This room opens directly onto the east terrace and gardens. Private, quiet, close to restrooms. 
Post renovation, the parlor and library will be combined into one space with pocket doors opening onto a hallway that leads to the new glass lobby overlooking campus gardens. While the parlor side of the room will will welcome cozy or informal gatherings on comfortable antiques and reproductions, the library side will continue to host meetings around a classic oak table that comfortably seats six with additional seating around.  
This space includes a large table and chairs seating up to six with more space for chairs pulled in close. Big south- and west-facing windows offer great natural light for most of the day.  
Gardens Gardens, Terraces and Lawns
Our spacious back gardens are perfect for your outdoor party or wedding during warmer weather -- or simply for a break during your event scheduled in one of our other spaces.  The gardens make excellent backgrounds for your wedding photographs.

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