Private Event Spaces

When it comes to creating a memorable event, you need more than just a great space. 

Our venue boasts amazing views of Washington DC paired with the expertise of an experienced events team. Let our Events Staff and vendor partners help you plan a memorable event. View our Spy Museum event space photos and imagine bringing your group to SPY!

Please contact our experienced agents at for more information or fill out an Events Request Form




The landscaped Rooftop Terrace on the 8th floor of the Museum can accommodate events for as many as 150 for a seated meal or 200 for a reception. The terrace can be combined with the 7th floor space to host a grand event for up to 700 guests.


The Museum’s 7th floor Ballroom provides breathtaking, unparalleled panoramic views from the US Capitol to the Washington Monument to the Potomac River. The contemporary space sets the stage for a wide range of events and includes state-of-the-art technology.


For a true SPY experience, host up to 190 guests in the Museum Lobby, where you can mix and mingle amongst large-scale artifacts.

Our Veil, located on the third floor of the Museum, is the perfect spot for a cocktail reception for up to 100 guests or an intimate dinner for up to 40 guests. The Veil is one of the most unique locations in the Museum, where stunning architecture and views create an unforgettable experience.

More Private Events Info

Preferred Caterers

Review list of amazing approved catering companies who can help you wine and dine your guests.

Capacity Information

Get more information on Spy Museum's different event space capacities including the Ballroom, Roof Terrace, Lobby, and Veil.

Directions to the Spy Museum

The new Museum is located in the heart of L'Enfant Plaza, just south of the Smithsonian Castle on the National Mall and directly across from the United States Postal Service Headquarters in Southwest Washington, DC.

Private Events Brochure

See full brochure on the Spy Museum's Private Event spaces, additional private event options, and more photos!

Event Request Form

Ready to book? Fill out an Event Request Form and one of our experienced agents will be in touch to finalize details.

Julie Lebo

Sales Account Executive

Stephanie Wood

Sales Account Executive

360 View

Take a virtual tour of our Rooftop Terrace and 7th floor Ballroom.