Meeting and Gathering Spaces

Second Floor

The five beautiful rooms, plus a catering kitchen, can be used together or individually. The 2,544 square foot space is perfect for receptions, banquets, and meetings that require breakout sessions. The lovely light-filled space, which also serves as an art gallery, features 14 foot ceilings, eight foot windows, and original wood floors and moldings. The audio system provides coverage for the entire space or for individual rooms. An easily accessed iPod docking station allows the same convenience.
Reception (150-200)

Abraham Lincoln Hall

Lincoln Hall, our largest room, features a state-of-the-art audiovisual system complete with built-in projector and drop-down screen.
Reception (100); Banquet (80); Classroom (50)

John Philip Sousa Hall

Sousa Hall also features our state-of-the-art audiovisual system complete with built-in projection and drop-down screen.
Theater or Reception (60); Banquet (50); Classroom (36)

Mathew Brady Gallery

The Brady Gallery is a perfect complement to the Lincoln or Sousa Halls. The gallery itself is ideal for small receptions and meetings.
Reception (15); Board (12)

Constantino Brumidi Gallery & Sister Beatrice Hall

The Brumidi Gallery connects to Sister Beatrice Hall. The combined space is ideal for small receptions and meetings that require a breakout session or buffet.
Theater or Reception (30); Banquet (30)

Benjamin Drummond Hall

Drummond Hall, our second largest room, features a state-of-the-art audio system.
Theatre or Reception (60)

Benjamin Henry Latrobe Board Room

The Latrobe Conference Room features a permanent Board table for 10 plus perimeter seating.


Hill Center’s beautifully landscaped grounds provide a welcoming outdoor ambience for receptions and banquets or family events. The grounds are surrounded by a meticulously restored 150 year old wrought iron fence.
Reception (150); Banquet (100)