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General Information:
Questions or comments, please call (202) 737-4215.
Comment on your visit.

Accessibility Information: (202) 842-6690

Art Information:
Inquiries about works of art and artists are welcome. However, the National Gallery of Art cannot authenticate works of art or provide estimates of monetary value. See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Development Office: (202) 842-6372

Ice Rink: (202) 289-3360

Employment Opportunities: (202) 842-6282; fax: (202) 789-3011
Jobline (202) 842-6298
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Lost and Found: (202) 789-4626

National Lending Service: (202) 842-6822; fax: (202) 789-3246

Personnel: (202) 842-6282

Press Inquiries: (202) 842-6353
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Visitor Services: (202) 842-6691
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Curatorial Records (NGA collection questions only):
Please note that you may search the Gallery's entire collection.
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How to Find if a Work is Currently On View

Photograph Study Room (appointments): (202) 842-6144

Print Study Rooms (appointments): (202) 842-6380

Family Programs

Children's Film Program: (202) 789-3030
See our Frequently Asked Questions.

Family Program Registration: (202) 789-3030

Stories in Art Information:
(202) 789-3030

Family Programs Mailing List
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Guided Tours

Audio Tours (discounts for groups): (202) 842-6592

Docent-led School Tours

Self-guided School Tours

Sign-language Interpretation
(202) 842-6905

Libraries and Archives

Art Research Library: (202) 842-6511

Art Research Library (volunteer opportunities):

Image Collections: Slides and Photographs
(202) 842-6026; fax: (202) 789-3068
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Gallery Archives: (202) 842-6614; fax: (202) 842-6948
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National Gallery of Art Images

Open Access (Image Reproductions)

Program Schedules

Concert Schedule: (202) 842-6941

Educational Programs: (202) 842-6706

Film Programs: (202) 842-6799
To order a free printed copy of the quarterly Film Calendar, send your name and mailing address to [email protected].
See our Frequently Asked Questions.


Cascade Café
Questions or comments regarding the Cascade Café, please call (202) 712-7451.

Espresso Bar
Questions or comments regarding the Espresso Bar, please call (202) 712-7451.

Garden Café
Questions or comments regarding the Garden Café, please call (202) 712-7451.

Pavilion Café: (202) 289-3360
Questions or Comments regarding the Pavilion Café, please call the Café Manager at (202) 289-3360.


Online Shop & Custom Prints
Information and Mail Order: 1-800-697-9350 or (202) 842-6002;
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Teacher Programs

Free-Loan Teaching Resources
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Teacher Institute
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Online Teacher Resources
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Teacher Workshops: (202) 842-6796
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Art Information Specialist (volunteer opportunities): (202) 842-6179

Docent Application Information (adult tours)

Docent Application Information (school tours): (202) 842-6880


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