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Many of the Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are available as unique settings for special events. Organizations and individuals can rent Smithsonian spaces for their private event. To learn more about events at the different museums, spaces that are available for rent, capacities of spaces and contact information, please visit see Host an Event at the Smithsonian for contact information. / Smithsonian Catalog

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        Smithsonian Information 
        PO Box 37012 
        SI Building, Room 153, MRC 010 
        Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
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        PO Box 37012
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