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National Gallery Nights

After Hours at the Museum, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Join us after hours and enjoy works of art alongside music and live performances, self-guided tours, hands-on art-making, and other activities, free of charge.

Registration is required.

Registration opens one week in advance at noon on each calendar page below; registration opens on September 1 for "Homecoming” on September 8, on October 6 for “Trick or Treat” on October 13, and on November 3 for “Americana” on November 10. A limited number of passes will become available online at 10:00 a.m. the morning of each event, and a few additional passes will be available at the door—first-come, first-served—starting at 5:30 p.m.

Questions? Email [email protected]

This program is made possible by a generous grant from The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation. 

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