Smithsonian National Zoological Park l Friends of the National Zoo



Great Meadow

Capacity: 300 Banquet, 600 Reception

Outdoor Venue for Daytime or Evening Events

Situated at the heart of the Zoo, the Great Meadow is a prime location for any type of event. Located between Think Tank, Reptile Discovery Center, Lemur Island, and the Great Ape House, guests will receive an amazing Zoo experience. Marvel at the orangutans swinging freely overhead mid-day or visit the gibbons in their outdoor habitat only steps away from the site. This large and open space includes a wide brick patio for tables as well as grassy area for games. Perfect for tented picnics, dinners and receptions, the Great Meadow has it all.

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