Located in Northeast Washington, the U.S. Arboretum is a 446-acre outdoor space home to USDA facilities & for the first time ever open to the public for weddings in the Meadow. This living museum is home to a world-renowned azaleas, dogwoods and magnolias collection. And home to the largest curarated herb garden. For many Washingtonians, the feature most widely recognized and beloved is the Capitol Columns display, original columns of the U.S. Capitol that reach to the skies above the Grand Meadow. Located across from the Herb Garden's & adjacent to the Bonsai Museum, the Meadow is conveniently located near building facilities & parking. Special June 2019 tent & rental packages are currently available. Email us today for this unparalleled view of D.C.'s history & hidden wedding oasis.