old engine 12 firehouse wedding washington dc

old engine 12 firehouse wedding washington dc

Old Engine 12 Firehouse Wedding, Washington DC

Old Engine 12 is a simple but elegant wedding venue in Washington DC. Once a neighborhood firehouse serving the needs of the local community, it is now a restaurant and event space.

The brick walls and wide wood plank flooring coupled with the fire pole and metal spiral staircase makes it one of the most unique ceremony locations on North Capitol St in the Bloomingdale neighborhood in Northwest DC. The effortless space makes a beautiful backdrop to vow your lives together. After your ceremony, the unique setting is perfect for your wedding formals. Take a walk around the block for some portraits as newlyweds. Large windows let in an abundance of light during late afternoon receptions. 

After your ceremony, enjoy a family style reception dinner in the downstairs restaurant space. Bowls of macaroni and cheese compliment the homestyle ribs and brisket are passed around by the wait staff along with bottles of wine or beer. Long tables 

While you are fueling up for a night of dancing, the attentive staff will transform your ceremony space into a dance party. The bar staff quickly serves up some of the best cocktails in the District. Your guests won't want the night to end. 

Just a short uber ride from the repurposed firehouse are some of the city's best hotels. Only a half mile walk from the New York Avenue Metro station, your guests will be able to enjoy the drinks and make it home safely too! 

Location: 1626 North Capitol St. NW Washington DC 20002.