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Richard J. Ernst Community Cultural Center

  • Ernst Center Forum
  • Ernst Center Gallery
  • President's Dining Room
  • Ernst Center Gymnasium
  • Ernst Center Seminar Rooms
  • Ernst Center Theater

The Community Cultural Center at NOVA's Annandale Campus is a 66,000 square foot rental facility containing a 525 seat, state-of-the-art theater with satellite downlink and video projection capability; an 11,000 square foot gymnasium/exhibition hall, a welcoming atrium entrance, meeting and training rooms, a two-story art gallery, and a large forum suitable for lectures, conferences, receptions, hearings, dinner parties and performances with smaller audiences.

Located minutes from the Capital Beltway with extensive parking adjacent to the facilities, the Cultural Center houses three to seven events per day, every day of the year, with a staff eager to provide professional support services to clients.

The Center serves multiple purposes and can accommodate group sizes from 5 to 500 or more people. All meeting spaces are comfortable and versatile. Facilities are clean, attractive, flexible and accessible, with outstanding technological features.

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