2400 R Street, NE, Washington, DC
Located in Washington, DC, The United States National Arboretum is a garden wedding venue in the Nation's Capital. Spanning approximately 500 acres of pristinely manicured land, this destination is home to some of the country's most diverse plant species. As a research facility for the US Department of Agriculture, many types of flora are meticulously cared for and looked after on these grounds. There are several points of interest that call these sprawling acres home. The Bonsai Museum showcases varieties of beautiful bonsai trees, often associated with peace and harmony. Elsewhere, the National Grove of State Trees invites couples and other visitors to be awed as they stand in the presence of the distinct varieties of trees that span America. Also on the land is the National Herb Garden, home to numerous fragrant plants. Situated amongst it all are the original columns of the United States capital, the National Columns. Couples interested in holding their wedding occasion at The United States National Arboretum can make use of specially selected event areas. These include the North Terrace, Aquatic Pond Patio, Grove of State Trees, Meadow, and Theme Herb Garden. Making the experience simple from the start, booking with this venue includes the provision of a full-service event manager. Since The United States National Arboretum is partnered with MTG Hospitality, events receive ample support from experts and seasoned professionals. Services can include event design, program development, logistics, vendor coordination, on-site management, and VIP concierge services. While on the premises, there are several other excursions that can be arranged. These may be taking walking tours, participating in an interactive plant finder activity, visiting the grass roots exhibit, or seeking out one of the many floral collections. There are also numerous science-based discoveries to make as well as teaching guides for education professionals. Whatever draws couples to The United States National Arboretum, they can be sure that their special occasion will be both memorable and full of life.