Business Events

Your meeting starts here in our exquisitely rehabilitated Civil War-era naval hospital, which was commissioned by President Lincoln in 1864 - and is just blocks from the US Capitol, Eastern Market, Metro and Barracks Row restaurants.

Whether it's a meeting, board reteat, training seminar, political event, fundraiser or appreciation party, Hill Center is the perfect stage for your event with beautifully landscaped gardens, light filled rooms, catering kitchen, A/V equipment and free WiFi.

At A Glance

  • Exquistely restored Civil War-era building recognized by "Save America's Treasures"
  • Rooms with 14 foot ceilings and 8 foot windows
  • Discount for non-profit organizations
  • Special business packages that include everything you need
  • All modern amenities, including built-in sound, screens, projectors, and air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Knowledgeable, helpful on-site manager for event
  • ADA-accessible building
  • On-site furniture rentals
  • Green rehabilitation and environmentally friendly building
  • Located in the heart of Capitol Hill and convenient to Reagan National Airport, Union Station and one block from Metro


Abraham Lincoln Hall

  • Reception up to 150
  • Theater up to 110
  • Classroom or boardroom up to 50
  • Banquet up to 90

Mathew Brady Gallery

  • Reception up to 24
  • Classroom or boardroom up to 12

John Philip Sousa Hall

  • Theater or reception up to 60
  • Classroom or boardroom up to 24
  • Banquet up to 50

Constantino Brumidi Gallery & Sister Beatrice Hall

  • Reception up to 50

Entire 2nd Floor

  • Reception up to 250

See the complete capacity chart

Ready to book your event? Contact our Special Events Department at or 202-499-6449.