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Top Art Show spaces in Washington, DC

Historic Gallery In Washington, DC (Full Buy Out)
  • $741/hr
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Charming Georgetown Gallery
  • $190/hr
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Modernized & Spacious Gallery, DC Downtown
  • $450/hr
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  • Responds within a few hours
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Multi-purpose Art Gallery in Truxton Circle
  • $130/hr
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Historic mansion - museum, authentically furnished
  • $400/hr
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Historic Upper Garden & Terrace
  • $400/hr
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  • Responds within a day
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Frequently Asked Questions about Art Show venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Washington?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Washington on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Washington?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Washington at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Art Show spaces are available in Washington?
Right now, there are 112 Art Show spaces available in Washington.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Washington bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Washington guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Washington locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Washington?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Washington. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Washington booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Washington?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Washington is $385 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Washington?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Select service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Art Show spaces in Washington, DC?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $130 to $741.
Which Art Show spaces are most popular in Washington, DC in 2024?
How do I book a Washington location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Washington reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About Washington DC

Washington is the capital of the United States of America, better known to the locals as simply the District or D.C. This city is a melting pot of diversity, home to many residents of different ethnicities, which is clear in the wide range of cuisines found in the city. Washington is home to many iconic monuments and buildings, including the White House as well as the National Mall.

With so many things to do and so many places to explore, Washington DC invites those from around the world to come and visit. The various businesses in the area have come to adopt the growing need for services in the capital and can cater to almost any event presented to them. Featuring some of the nation's best companies and the people to go along with them, you can be sure that your art show space in Washington DC will be a sure sensation.

Art Show Options in Washington DC

Careful planning is often needed when organizing an art show. It can be stressful to deal with, but with help from a few experts, the task to plan a great art show becomes easier. From event planners to security teams, finding what your venue needs can make it a sure success.

  • Catering
    With the help of a catering company, you can set the mood of the art show. Excellent catering can leave an impression making the event more memorable for everyone who attends. Whether it’s appetizers for a stand-up evening or cocktails and canapes, a catering company will serve your guests with style.

  • Event Planner
    Event planners do a great deal in lessening the burden that you have as a host. They can help you plan parts of the art show, or if you choose to, can undertake the task of planning the entire event. The choice is up to you.

  • Security
    Depending on the art pieces being shown, you may need varying types of security. By enlisting the help of one of the many security businesses found in Washington, your art pieces will be safe.

  • Equipment Rental
    Whether it comes in the form of furniture, AV equipment or some sort of lighting to enhance the pieces on display, ensure that you have all you need by hiring one of the many professional equipment rental companies based in DC.

Art Show Companies in Washington DC

The city is full of professionals that are ready to aid you in all aspects, from the setup of your Washington DC art show space, to ensuring that all the art pieces are safe and secure.

  • Colorado Security Agency
    Since 1974, Colorado Security Agency has been servicing various businesses and clients. From client protection to event security, CSA has experience in all fields of security work. CSA works around their clients, basing their security on what the clients need. Rest assured, with CSA supplying their services, you won’t have to worry about the care of precious art pieces.

  • Mindy’s Catering
    This family-owned catering business was founded in 2000 and since then has been serving at all sorts of events, from corporate to social. Mindy’s Catering collaborates closely with clients to determine what the best menu for the guests is. They aim to please their clients’ every need and preference, including dietary restrictions and vegan options.

  • SMERFEvents Lighting & AV Rental Services
    From lighting to audio equipment, SMERFEvents Lighting & AV Rental Services has it all. The professional team at this company can help set up the equipment to your liking and has been doing so since 2012. With this company serving clients such as Twitter and Red Bull, you can be sure that they know what they’re doing.

Pros and Cons of Art Shows in Washington DC

As is with any city, Washington DC has its own advantages and disadvantages. Weighing the pros and cons against each other can help decide where the best area is for your next art show in Washington.


  • Amenities
    From the many restaurants and cafes to the multitude of shopping centers, DC is full of amenities for everyone. Buying supplies for the event won’t be an issue.

  • Pleasant weather
    The overall weather and climate in Washington DC are pleasant throughout the year. It is neither too cold nor too hot and as an added bonus, you can enjoy the full scope of the four seasons in Washington.

  • Scenery
    Washington has some of the most beautiful monuments and buildings in the entire nation, especially once you get to know why they were built. From the history that is prevalent throughout the city to the various parks and gardens dotted throughout the city, Washington is full of wonderful scenery for everyone.


  • Transportation
    Getting around Washington is no easy task. If you have no personal transportation, be ready to walk long distances. Even if you plan to take public transportation, be ready to walk or bike to get to your destination.

  • Cost of living
    Living in Washington can get expensive, after all, it is also a tourist city. With the cost in mind, budgeting can be a practical choice to reduce unnecessary costs.

  • Crime rates
    Washington is a big city with a crime rate higher than the national average. Although the crime rate doesn’t apply to all areas of Washington, it is still recommended to be wary, especially if you’re planning a night out.

Famous Locations in Washington DC

  • National Portrait Gallery
    Dedicated to the individuals who made a difference in the US, the National Portrait Gallery is home to more than 23,000 items of media that showcase some of the most influential and iconic individuals in US history. At the heart of the gallery is the only complete collection of all the presidential portraits outside the White House.

  • United States Botanic Garden
    The United States Botanic Garden is the oldest continuously working botanic garden in the United States. Founded in 1820 by the U.S. Congress, the botanic garden aims to inform visitors about how plant life is vital to our wellbeing as well as show some of the world's most exotic and unique floral collections.

  • Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
    Educating the public about the natural world and our place in it is one of the many things that the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History takes pride in. With over 145 million specimens and artifacts in the collection of the museum, by the time you’re done with the museum tour, you are bound to be fascinated by the world around us.