Red Cross Building

Red Cross Building sm

Situated in the West Barracks, the Red Cross Convalescent House was built in 1918-1919 to provide a homey atmosphere for injured soldiers. Later it was used as a Service Club. Today the restored building hosts events in its large lounge featuring gleaming hardwood floors, fireplace and adjoining sun porch.



The Community Room is ADA accessible, has restrooms, a catering kitchen, and a patio/porch that welcomes your guests as they enter. Note: The Community Room fireplace is inoperable and no burning material will be permitted in the fireplace.


54 feet by 28 feet totaling 1512 square feet; please note the basement and second floor are not for rent.


Audio-Visual Equipment

State-of-the-art built-in projection/sound system is easily accessed, simple to use, and included in the rental fee.

Tables and Chairs

Tables and chairs are included in your rental and are set up prior to your event start time. Available for your use are: 72” rectangular tables, 48” rectangular tables, 72” round tables, 100 fabric chairs, 75 hard plastic chairs.

RATES (Hourly)

7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(4 hour minimum)
Mon - Fri
After 5 p.m.
(4 hour minimum) 

Saturday & Sunday
(4 hour minimum)
Main Room

120 table set

170 theater set

$75.00/hr $125.00/hr $175.00/hr




605 East Barnes Street
Vancouver, WA 98661



The Red Cross Building has nearby street parking for up to 59 vehicles. In addition, a public parking lot 1/2 block north of the building has 76 parking spaces, but this lot is also used by the public and its capacity cannot be guaranteed.

Click here for the parking map