National Portrait Gallery
Tells the stories of America through the individuals who have shaped our nation,
from pre-colonial times to today, including poets and presidents, visionaries
and villains, actors and activists.
Highlights America’s Presidents features the nation’s
only complete collection of presidential portraits outside the White House
8th and F Sts., NW
Metro StationGallery Place-Chinatown (9th St. exit)
Every floor of the building is served by an elevator. Elevators can be found in the NW and NE sides of the lobby, in the west corridor and on the floor 3 on the E side of the Luce Foundation Center.
Admission is FREE
11:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. daily
Closed December 25
Limited on-street parking at meters and several public garages are available in the neighborhood.
For their location, please view this map.
The accessible entrance to the museum is on G and 8th Street, NW
Receiver with a neckloop or headset attachment available in the Nan Tucker McEvoy Auditorium.