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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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One of the world's greatest art museums is comprised of two buildings: one holds paintings from the 13th through the 18th centuries and the other exhibits modern art.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington DC, DC 20002
National Mall
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My daughter loves art, so we decided to check out the gallery of art. I would suggest getting a map and picking the areas where you are interested. There is so much to see! We stuck to the bottom floor, and the top were they...More

Thank timdB900ML
Reviewed yesterday

Take the docent led tour. It's an hour of your time and will give you a great overview of the museum and history, along with ideas of how to "view" collections

Thank jenehr
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited here yesterday almost just to escape the searing heat outside. Beautifully air conditioned, we strolled around enjoying the artworks. In the basement there is a cafe serving typically American meals and not too expensive either. Some very expensive paintings all under one roof.

Thank Sweeperman
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is just a must do for all ages Both the East building and west building are a must do... you might need an entire day if you love art .. this is equally great with kids .. great gift shop and really fun cafeteria.....More

Thank darlynec2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every time I visit Washington DC, I go to the National Gallery of Art. It always satisfies my need to view art. We took the time to go to the Roof Terrace of the East Building and saw the huge, electric blue Han/Cock by Katharina...More

Thank adoral955
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a great art museum and they even have a favorite artist of mine, Casper David Freidrich. The museum usually rotates in visiting exhibits which is nice because locals can keep coming back.

Thank neeko215
Reviewed 4 days ago

Spent a good 3 hours in here and still didn't see it all. Some beautiful paintings. Well worth a visit. And it's free entry.

Thank Pamela W
Reviewed 4 days ago

The East Wing of the National Gallery is a beautiful I.M. Pei building designed to showcase Modern Art. The central atrium is stunning. The underground passageway to the West Wing of the complex is fun (and saves going outside into the heat). Be sure to...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely open feel to the building. Well worth a look for there are some surprising exhibits! Lots of famous painters.

Thank MariaTamworth
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the best art collections in America and there was no cost to enter. One of the best displays in Washinton

Thank tsacarmel
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daylily984
28 August 2017|
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Yes, the National Gallery of Art is a federally funded museum and would close in case on government shutdown.
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Jim R
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!
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Diana H
4 May 2017|
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