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Favorite Wedding Venues for more than 200 guests – Updated 2020

In honor of engagement season, I am going to do some informal round ups of my favorite venues. This list features larger wedding venues in the DC area that I love, where you could accommodate at least 200 guests. If I am missing your favorite, tell me about it!

Large Virginia Wedding Venues 

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Riverside on the Potomac, above

Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner

Torpedo Factory

Shadow Creek Barn

Stone Tower Winery

Westfields Marriott

Lansdowne Resort 

Great Marsh

Morven Park, with a tent

Salamander Resort and Spa

Goodstone Inn, with a tent

Vanish Brewery

Large DC Wedding Venues

The Schuyler

The International Spy Museum

Dock 5 at Union Market

The Fairmont Hotel

The Park Hyatt DC

U.S. National Arboretum 

The Intercontinental at the Wharf

The Showroom, below

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Andrew Mellon Auditorium

Union Station

Ronald Reagan Building

Mandarin Oriental

Four Seasons, Georgetown

The Willard InterContinental

National Museum for Women in the Arts

Omni Shoreham

101 Constitution Roof Terrace

Conrad Hotel

Most Smithsonians 

Large Maryland Wedding Venues

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Oxon Hill Manor, above

American Visionary Arts Museum

The Sunset Room

Rocklands Farm (with a tent)

Strathmore Music Center

The Spanish Ballroom (or the Bumper Car Pavilion) at Glen Echo Park

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