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
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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
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.
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
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.
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.
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
Lovely open feel to the building. Well worth a look for there are some surprising exhibits! Lots of famous painters.
One of the best art collections in America and there was no cost to enter. One of the best displays in Washinton