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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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Small-Group Tour of the National Mall and the National Gallery of Art
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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
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Was so large we just saw the first floor, but did go downstairs to the cafeteria. Was so beautiful to see such beautiful art. Would have liked to have had more time.

Thank SingerTrainer
Reviewed 2 days ago

Many many great works of art. Take a whole day or afternoon to visit so you don't feel rushed. Nice staff.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited the National Gallery of Art this week. I only had a few hours so decided to take a 50 minute tour that focused on some of the highlights in the museum. I strongly suggest doing this. After the tour I had a much...More

1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not enough hours in the day to see all the amazing paintings, sculptures etc. We spent one whole day there. Then went back later in the trip to see our favorites again.

Thank Tina K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Both there East and West wing are a must. Beautiful buildings with wonderful, well exhibited art. World class art and very helpful staff.

Thank ilovemusic123
Reviewed 3 days ago

Such a cool space and a nice respite from the heat outside. Be sure to visit all the nooks and crannies hidden away. And definitely venture up to the cafe for a snack!

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The art pieces included inside the museum were really cool! A lot of them were painted by classic, famous painters that have been through times. There are two main section in the building. I would advise going to the classical art section before you'd go...More

1  Thank Roosevelt N
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was a bit confused to go or not to go before, but i am glad that i did went to this place. Excellent collection of art and a very unique place. Loved it!

Thank Amitkumararya
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

22 - 10 and 11 year olds may have been too young to appreciate this museum. I didn't find out about the kid's audio tour guide until we where half way finished. It did help the girls focus and helped cut the amount of staff...More

Thank Kathleen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

The modern art displayed in the new addition did not appeal to this visitor. From Calder's massive productions to the acres of empty space in the building one's time could more wisely spent in the original Melllon building next door. It is a world class...More

Thank qwertVictoria
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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!
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Diana H
a tunnel there
3 May 2017|
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Response from Rosikika | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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blueangellady
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!
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