The Observatory
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An enchanting rooftop event space in the heart of DC, with panoramic views of our nation's capital.

This intimate outdoor veranda is the perfect space for any modern and contemporary wedding or event. With the historical backdrop of Washington, DC, The Observatory at America’s Square is centrally located within walking distance of the U.S. Capitol Building, Smithsonian Museums, Union Station and other national landmarks. 


Unbeatable views

Experience a breathtaking rooftop event space under the stars in the heart of DC, overlooking our nation’s Capitol Building.

Rain or shine

Re-opening in April 2017 with newly installed customized tenting, The Observatory features lavish landscaping including a shrubbery wall backdrop encased in up-lit glass.


Handcrafted experiences

Host to corporate, social, fundraising and wedding events, The Observatory is perfect for a range of celebrations.


Custom food & drink menus

Cuisine and decor are provided by a premier selection of preferred partners.



The Observatory at America's Square

300 New Jersey Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001



+1 202 469 8446


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