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National Gallery of Art

6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
+1 202-737-4215
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We belong to you. The National Gallery of Art—the nation’s museum—preserves, collects, exhibits, & fosters understanding of works of art.
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
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+1 202-737-4215
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Reviewed yesterday

This is one of the highlights when doing tourism in Washington DC. Everything about it is just awesome! My personal favorite is the IM Pei designed East building for modern art. The art itself is World Class. The cafeterias and shops are also very good....More

Thank Gilberto O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This museum is a must visit place in DC and it offers a great array of masterpieces created during a broad time span... here you will find Van Gogh’s self portrait, along with works by Renoir, Monet, Manet, Pissarro, Cezanne, and other famous artists :))....More

Thank G C
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every time I am at NGA, I compared to other world-class museums that I enjoyed, Louve, British, Metro, Vatican, Tate, Rijkmueum, Art institute of Chicago, etc, I am so grateful NGA is at my own backyard and amazingly, free! It has a fantastic collection, the...More

Thank ccMD2015
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a shining star in D.C. and not to be missed by art fans. The museum is gigantic and can easily take a half a day or more to explore. I recommend doing a bit of research ahead of time to determine what you...More

Thank ibeplato
Reviewed 4 days ago

First of all the whole architecture of the building is amazing. The ability to get up close and personal with the art just blew me away. I have never been able to examine the brush strokes of Monet. It was also great seeing so many...More

Thank elib_travels
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just viewed the Vermeer exhibit without a crowd, yes I know.... If you have to wait in line it is totally worth it, the exhibit is just great. The rest of the museum is spectacular as well but pace yourself because there is so much...More

Thank esopus35
Reviewed 4 days ago

The Christmas choirs in the rotunda are a welcome surprise, and the Vermeer exhibition is astonishing, but no more so than the Gallery's vast collection of masterpieces. It is difficult to know where to start once you are in the museum and even harder to...More

Thank Pat B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Depending on how you view museums, you can spend a couple of hours or you can spend a couple of days going through all of the exhibits. Definitely take a map with you from the front desk because the galleries are intertwined and you can...More

Thank lifesgood83
Reviewed 4 days ago

If I could, I would give 6 stars. Excellent collection and in par with all the greats! So good that we bought their excellent (2kgs) book of the collection, just love it. If you just little like the 20th century art, impressionism and co., they...More

Thank Kismaci
Reviewed 6 days ago

I flue in for the day from Florida and I was joined with a friend from North Carolina to view the amazing Vermeer and hisTime exhibition. A must. Despite the fact that Amsterdam did not permit the Milkmaid to travel, the selection of paintings was...More

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7 November 2017|
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Response from MissW55 | Reviewed this property |
friday, not busy, but was in october
7 November 2017|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
We visited this museum on a Sunday morning in late October. There were no lines at all. The building is very modern and very accessible. I don't know if wheelchairs are available.
28 August 2017|
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Response from NGAcommunications |
Yes, the National Gallery of Art is a federally funded museum and would close in case on government shutdown.