The National Theatre is a historic American theatre located in the heart of downtown Washington, D.C., just two blocks from the White House.
With a capacity of 1,713,* The National Theatre is the perfect venue for concerts, theatrical shows, business meetings, comedy and family shows, and lectures.
The second floor lobby, named after D.C. theatre icon Helen Hayes, has a capacity of 125.* The intimate space is a prime location for meetings, receptions, and private functions.
*Capacities are subject to change, based on specific performance or event needs.