A landmark venue, now available for private and intimate events.

The Patterson Mansion, once owned by socialite Eleanor Josephine Medill “Cissy” Patterson, has been the venue of choice for Washington’s elite for over a century. Its halls have hosted presidents and pioneers, from President Calvin Coolidge to aviator Charles Lindbergh. Located directly on DC’s iconic Dupont Circle and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Patterson Mansion is the premier venue for intimate to grand events.

Exquisite Design

Restored and renovated with a blend of neoclassical heritage and contemporary sophistication by award winning designer Darryl Carter. The mansion features curated arts and spectacular spaces that will enchant your guests.

Effortless Events

Entertain with ease with delectable menus prepared by one of our preferred catering partners. From tasting menus to full-service banquets, our vendors can craft superb dishes and anticipate your every need.

Entertain to Scale

The mansion has stunning spaces to entertain from intimate to grand. The potential is unlimited. Welcome guests into your own personal mansion.

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"Being able to share ideas and connect with people in a beautiful space with great service is critical to our business. The spaces at The Patterson Mansion are exquisite, the team is terrific, and we have greatly enjoyed their hospitality. Whether you're looking for a place to connect or a place to call home, 
we cannot recommend The Patterson Mansion enough!"                                                                                                                                                                                         
-Phil (IVY)
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Up to 60 guests
Up to 60 guests
Soaring ceilings and opulent, intricate design details create an arresting event space, complete with a built-in bar and arrangeable seating.
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    Up to 23 guests
    Up to 23 guests
    With a full chef’s kitchen, the kitchen is perfect for an intimate gathering in a unique space that blends historic and modern design.
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      Up to 23 guests
      Up to 23 guests
      Fireside chats, book signings, board meetings or intellectual discussions, the Library is made for conversation and cocktails.
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        Located in the heart of the mansion, the foyer is the perfect location to kick off the event with cocktails, a band or a glimpse from the balcony.
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          A Versatile Venue

          • Informal Bridal Luncheon
          • Elegant Cocktail Parties
          • Corporate Retreats
          • Social & University Club Meetings
          • Adult Milestone Events
          • Comfortable and Personal Dinner Parties
          • Social Luncheons
          • Power Breakfast/Lunch
          • Cooking Class
          • Book Signing & Speaker Series
          • Association Board Meetings

          Patterson Mansion at Ampeer offers fully furnished and appointed apartments. Nightly, weekly and monthly rates are available for you or your guests.

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          Start planning your event at the Patterson Mansion today.

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