Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

Independence Avenue at 7th Street, SW
Washington, DC

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Museum: 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily
Plaza: 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily
Sculpture Garden: 7:30 a.m. to dusk
Closed December 25

Admission is free


The Hirshhorn features international modern and contemporary art in the celebrated Gordon Bunshaft designed cylindrical building, adjoining plaza, and sunken sculpture garden. The museum is a leading voice for contemporary art and culture and provides a national platform for the art and artists of our time.


In-depth collection of modern masters and emerging artists; cutting-edge films; outdoor sculptures by Auguste Rodin, Alberto Giacometti, Barbara Hepworth, Henry Moore, Beverly Pepper, Jeff Koons, and Yoko Ono; temporary exhibitions highlighting major artists, important trends, and historical developments; ARTLAB+ in the Sculpture Garden, a radically inclusive digital media studio for local teens

  • Dolcezza Pop-up Café @ Hirshhorn
    Handmade, locally sourced gelato, artisanal soft serve and push-pops, espresso drinks, nitro cold brew, drip and pour-over coffee, iced coffee, pastries.
    9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. daily

    10% discount for Federal employees with ID

    Free visitor Wi-Fi, outdoor covered seating

Parking is limited to street parking and commercial lots and garages. See map.

L'Enfant Plaza (Smithsonian Museums exit)