Admission is always free Directions

Open today: 10:00 to 5:00


Vermeer and the Masters of Genre Painting: Inspiration and Rivalry

 Through January 21, 2018
West Building, Main Floor


In the Tower: Anne Truitt

Through April 1, 2018
East Building, Tower 3


Jackson Pollock's "Mural"

Through October 28, 2018
East Building, Upper Level - Bridge


Holidays at the National Gallery of Art

Celebrate the upcoming holiday season throughout the month of December with caroling, gallery talks, and more.

Film Program

My Journey through French Cinema

December 17 at 4:00
December 23 at 2:30
East Building Auditorium

My Journey through French Cinema is a wide-ranging and subjective roam through the history of French film with director Bertrand Tavernier.


Sculpture Garden Ice Rink

The 2017–2018 ice-skating season will begin November 18 and continue through March 11, weather permitting.


NGA Images

Search, share, and download more than 45,000 open access images. Available free of charge for any use.

Gallery Shops

Season's Greetings

Send warm wishes with elegant holiday cards reproduced from works in the Gallery's world renowned collection.

After Hours

Evenings at the Edge

Explore the Gallery after hours! Enjoy works of art, film, music, and live performances.