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National Gallery of Art

6th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington DC, DC 20002
+1 202-737-4215
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Renegade Group Tour of the National Gallery of Art
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National Gallery of Art Small-Group Walking Tour
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Small-Group Tour of the National Mall and the National Gallery of Art
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington DC, DC 20002
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+1 202-737-4215
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love the collection and the whole building. So beautiful with lovely gardens and friendly people working there. I was there two years ago and is always a good option in DC. There are always nice exhibitions too.

Thank Elvira_Vilela
Reviewed yesterday

I love art. I grew up with an art teacher. I am partial to the artwork in the west building. This is the more traditional painting and sculpture. The east building is more modern art. We went on a Saturday and just plain ran out...More

Thank Leah E
Reviewed yesterday

It is astounding to see such a variety of important works under one roof. We spent about 5 hours here and still didn't find it enough time. I preferred the West building to the East, but I am not a huge fan of modern art....More

Thank mississippigirl90
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As an artist, the East Building was one of my favorite DC attractions. I got there early in the day, but because school kids are rarely in art museums, I recommend visiting the Archives, Air & Space, Natural and American History museums in the early...More

Thank Paintyhands
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was terrific. We don't get much exposure to the arts and this wasn't on our radar when we arrived in DC. Huge, we spent 5 hours here and didn't see it all. Highly recommended...

Thank Blackbirdguy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Incredible international and historic collection. Huge and lots of walking. Chairs and sofas available. A great cafeteria in basement. Lovely gift shop.

Thank RanchitoCerrito
Reviewed 3 days ago

Of course the museum collection and special exhibits are outstanding. Downgrade your expectations of what you'll have time to see in your visit, as both the main part of the National Gallery and the East Building have many rooms full of masterpieces you may recognize...More

Thank RoadTripMan
Reviewed 3 days ago

The sheer volume of artistic genius contained within this building is staggering. I can, and did, spend hours absorbing the French Impressionists. I was happy to have made a wrong turn upon my arrival at the National Gallery and found myself in a room full...More

Thank HappyShana
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum showcases modern art in a setting that is modern art itself. The current show of Calder's material is great. And don't forget to see the blue chick on the roof. No kidding.

Thank T1063YYdavidk
Reviewed 4 days ago

Located in the elegant former Patent Office, the building as a work of architecture is commendable, but the world-class paintings and periodic special event shows make this a must see, and it has much more than merely the official portraits of all the presidents.. .

Thank jeromeoconnor
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Jim R
I am handicapped. Can a taxi drop me close to handicap entrance? Are wheelchairs available?
12 May 2017|
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Response from gypsygrandma1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can be dropped right at the handicapped entrance. I am not sure if they have wheelchairs or scooters available. You can check their website. It is very user friendly with ramps and elevators and super nice staff!
Diana H
a tunnel there
4 May 2017|
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Response from Rosikika | Reviewed this property |
Are you open on weekends and the hours plus admission prices . Thanks
5 April 2017|
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Response from drkathleen2 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is open on weekends. It is always free admission!! A must see!