USIP Headquarters

Welcome to the United States Institute of Peace

Experience panoramic views of the National Mall and beyond at Washington’s newest venue, the United States Institute of Peace. With floor-to-ceiling windows and an iconic domed roof, the United States Institute of Peace offers an unparalleled setting for your next corporate, non-profit or government event. Our five-story headquarters is a unique venue for receptions, seated dinners, film screenings, meetings and conferences. Convenient amenities include in-house catering, state-of-the-art technologies and valet parking for evening event requests. Contacts us today! Phone: 202-429-7870 Email:

Available conference rooms and event spaces including:

  • George P. Shultz Great Hall
  • Frank C. Carlucci III Auditorium
  • Jacqueline and Marc Leland Atrium
  • Richard H. and Anne G. K. Solomon Roof Terrace
  • Farooq Kathwari Amphitheatre

Hours of Operation

Event hours are Monday-Saturday from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Special events, 6:00pm-12:00am.
Sunday events are by request only. The building is closed on Federal Holidays.

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The United States Institute of Peace has earned the U.S. Green Building Council’s Energy (LEED) Gold certification as a leader in implementing sustainable and cost-effective design.