FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

About the Club

In addition to be a private club, the Arts Club is also a gallery and a museum open to the public five days a week. Private tours can be scheduled in advance.
Yes, the Arts Club is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, authorized by the IRS to issue donation receipt that can be used for tax purpose.
The Arts Club of Washington was founded in 1916.

MEMBERSHIP

Some events are open to the public other events are reserved to members and their guests. Please check our calendar of events for more info.
You can apply online on the Membership page or by mail / email. Applications are available in the Entrance Foyer of the Arts Club. To request an application by mail, please contact our Membership Coordinator at (202) 331-7282 ext 119.
Yes, members get discounts to club events and when hosting their own private events.

EVENT & WEDDING RENTALS

We can host cocktail reception for up to 400 guests or seated for up to 180 guests outside and 120 guests inside.
Yes, if the event is approved, please contact our Catering Department at (202) 331-7282 ext 120 for more information.
No, our staff will provide all the catering services and we offer competitive prices that include food,beverage, staff and catering equipment.