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Walter E. Washington Convention Center

Metro Exhibits is a full-service design and build exhibit house offering custom, rental and portable trade show exhibits, as well as related support services in Washington DC. Metro Exhibits is intimately familiar with the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and we are able to provide our services at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center with professionalism and ease. Our Washington DC trade show exhibit services include:

  • Custom Tradeshow Exhibits
  • Rental Exhibits
  • Portable Exhibits
  • Lighting
  • Kiosks
  • Video Walls/Centers
  • Shipping
  • Installation and Break-Down
  • Coordination Services
  • Multi-Media Coordination and Management
  • Graphic Design
  • Project Management
  • Fabrication
  • Large Format Printing
  • Warehousing
  • Concierge Services

 

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center

The new Washington Convention Center was built in 2003 just two blocks from the city’s original 1874 site.  In 2007, in honor of the District’s first Home Rule Mayor, the city government renamed the Building the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.  Since that time the Walter E. Washington Convention center has hosted some notable events including: the Nuclear Security Summit, the International Fancy Food Show, International AIDS, and many more.  The Walter E. Washington Convention Center is located between 7th and 9th Streets and N Street and Mt. Vernon Place in downtown, DC, right across from Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square.

Amenities

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center supports a great deal of space and includes all of the essential amenities and many extras to make the exhibiting and overall conference experience more enjoyable.

The Walter E. Washington Convention Center offers:

  • 703,000 Square Feet of Prime Exhibit Space
  • 5 Exhibit Halls on Two Levels
  • 67 Meeting Rooms
  • A 52,000 Square Foot Ballroom
  • 36,000 Square Feet of Dedicated Registration Space

 

Washington DC Trade Shows, Conventions and Expos

Since opening its doors The Walter E. Washington Convention Center has hosted a variety of well-known trade shows and conventions including:

  • Greenbuild International Conference and Expo
  • Government Video Expo
  • Neuroscience
  • AUSA
  • AAD (American Academy of Dermatology)
  • ADA (American Dental Association)
  • Digestive Disease Week
  • SATELLITE Conference and Expo
  • DIA (Drug Information Association)
  • APCO
  • ACR (American College of Radiology)
  • USCA (Annual U.S. Conference on AIDS)
  • AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association)
  • PEAK Leadership Summit

 

Where to Stay

There are a number of viable options for lodging while attending an event or exhibiting at The Walter E. Washington Convention Center.  Located between 7th and 9th Streets and N Street and Mt. Vernon Place in downtown, Washington, several hotels and accommodations are both within walking distance or accessible from public transportation.  Some of the most convenient hotels near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center include:

  • Washington Court Hotel
  • Hotel Monaco
  • The Henley Park Hotel
  • Grand Hyatt Washington
  • Embassy Suites Washington DC
  • Washington Plaza Hotel
  • Washington Marriott at Metro Center
  • And Many More

 

Contact Metro today to learn more about Walter E. Washington Convention Center’s trade show exhibit rentals, custom exhibits and other trade show support services in Washington DC.