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Open today: 10:00 to 5:00

Guided Tours

Offered daily, free docent-led tours explore the permanent collection.

Visitor Information


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Group Tour Request

For groups of 15 or more people, please use this group tour request form to make a group appointment. We offer a Highlights tour of either the West Building (Early Italian to Early Modern) or East Building (Modern and Contemporary).

Special Request Tours

We are temporarily unable to accept new requests for special appointment tours. Please see the many Scheduled Tours offered at the Gallery on a daily basis. 

All previously scheduled and confirmed special appointment tours will take place.


Sign-language interpreters and guides for visitors who are blind or have low vision are available for programs. Please call (202) 842-6905 or email [email protected] three weeks in advance for an appointment. Learn more