Self-Guided Tours

Explore the Gallery using collection highlights sheets, which map out the locations of some of our most important masterpieces.

 

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West Building, Main Floor Collection Highlights
This short tour details highlights of the National Gallery of Art collection, with information on the reverse of this sheet. Note that some works of art may be temporarily off view, so please enjoy the other works on display. (PDF 703KB)

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West Building Sculpture Highlights, Less than an Hour?
A brief overview of some of the not-to-be-missed works in the Gallery's West Building Ground Floor sculpture galleries. (PDF 208KB)

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Sculpture Garden Guide
The Sculpture Garden occupies 6.1 acres and incorporates a central fountain ringed by linden trees. Planted with perennials, ground covers, shrubs, and flowering trees, the landscape design provides a setting for works of sculpture. (PDF 1.1MB)

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#atNGA
Download this guide for teens, which includes key works of art in the West Building—from the Italian Renaissance through French impressionism, American art, and the first flush of modernism in Europe. Follow prompts to tweet and share photos on Instagram. (PDF 774KB)

Today at the Gallery

Find out what is happening today at the National Gallery. Admission is free to the Gallery and all events.

Today's Events

Exhibitions

What's on View

During construction East Building galleries that usually display art to the public are closed. Learn more about the renovation at the National Gallery of Art.

Hours & Location

The National Gallery of Art is located on the National Mall between 3rd and 9th Streets NW along Constitution Avenue NW.

Gallery Hours
Monday–Saturday: 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 11:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

Closed
December 25 and January 1

Address
Location
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW Washington, DC

GPS Location (latitude, longitude): 38.892092,-77.019973

Mailing
2000B South Club Drive, Landover, MD 20785

About the Gallery

The National Gallery of Art was conceived, founded, and given to the people of the United States by Andrew Mellon.
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Public Wifi

The NGA provides wireless internet service to any visitor who is at least 18 years old, or at least 13 years old with permission from his or her parent or guardian. The visitor must supply his or her own device to connect to NGA Public Wi-Fi.
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Calendar

Discover gallery talks, family activities, concerts, rare films, and other exciting events.
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Contact Us

Exhibition and General Information

For information call (202) 737-4215
Accessibility Information: (202) 842-6690Telecommunications Device for the Deaf (TDD) (202) 842-6176.
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