Learn about archival collections
Research the history of the National Gallery of Art through archival photographs, documents, oral histories and related materials.
The National Gallery of Art Archives is the primary source for the history of the National Gallery. The archives collects, preserves, and makes available documentation relating to the museum's past and development, including its exhibitions, acquisitions, scholarly and educational programs, and buildings.
View a timeline of key events in the history of the National Gallery
New! Research data and digitized archival materials documenting the development of the Kress Collection
National Gallery Archives
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National Gallery Archives, National Gallery of Art
2000 South Club Drive
Landover, MD 20785
Research Room Location
National Gallery of Art West Building
6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20565