O Museum in The Mansion & The Mansion on O Street is Open During the Government Shut-Down — for Events and Museum Tours

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The Mansion on O & O Museum in The Mansion are OPEN with normal operating hours for private events, museum tours, and concerts during the government shut-down. Being a private, nonprofit, O Museum In The Mansion operates independently of any tax money or government funding. The Museum’s programs — including Heroes & Artist-in-Residence, concerts, literary events, unique exhibits and more — are funded solely by generous donations and admission fees.

“Our hearts go out to all those affected by the shutdown and we hope it will be resolved soon,” says HH Leonards, Founder of The Mansion on O & O Museum In The Mansion. “In support of the furloughed Federal employees and to honor the hard work they do for our great country they will receive a free beer or glass of wine with regular admission during the government shutdown by showing their ID when they arrive,” said Leonards.

For those who have private events and/or meetings scheduled at one of the affected venues, The Mansion on O Street is available to help. The Mansion offers dazzling spaces, extraordinary catering, spectacular service, and package pricing.


O Museum In The Mansion’s mission is to empower people to do what they love — dare to be different — and have fun. O Museum inspires creativity, diversity, and imagination through the fusion of the arts.

O Museum is dedicated to serving cultural, scientific, and educational growth through the creative process, we foster inner strength and peace through diversity, to provide a unique forum that inspires our guests.

The Museum is home to an extensive collection of signed guitars (more than 80), historic letters, rare memorabilia, paintings, photographs, sculpture, books, artifacts, and music, from all over the globe. These works focus on the creative process and celebrate life, culture, all religions, science, sports, education, and more. To learn more about O Museum In The Mansion please visit www.omuseum.org.


With over 100 rooms and 70 secret doors, The Mansion is one of the most unique properties in the world. Conveniently located in historic Dupont Circle, within walking distance to Embassy Row and The White House — The Mansion offers world-class cuisine and an inspiring environment for corporate events, retreats, weddings, parties & private dining.

The Mansion has won numerous accolades including being named “The Coolest Place In DC” by booking.com, one of the top five historic venues to explore by Smithsonian.com, and #1 for meetings and events in the world by Event MB — The Mansion has been featured on the Travel Channel's "Mega Mansions" as well as numerous books, and magazines including National Geographic Traveler. To learn more about The Mansion on O Street please visit www.omansion.com.

Tracy Halliday

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Named "The Coolest Place in DC" by booking.com, The Mansion on O & O Street Museum has over 100 rooms and 70 secret doors. It is one of the most unique venues in the world for private events, meetings, lodging, and tours.

Tracy Halliday
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