See What's On View
Visit your favorite work of art or find a new one.
We're open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Admission is always free. Passes are not required.
Located along Pennsylvania and Constitution Avenues NW between 3rd and 9th Streets, the National Gallery of Art is free to all visitors and open seven days a week.
All visitors ages 2 and up, regardless of vaccination, are required to wear masks indoors. Masks are not required in the Sculpture Garden, except inside the Pavilion Café.
Proof of Vaccination
In accordance with DC mandate, to dine indoors visitors ages 12 and up must show proof of vaccination beginning January 21.
Indoor dining will be available inside the Cascade Café on the Concourse and in the Sculpture Garden Pavilion Café. The Pavilion Café also offers to-go orders for all visitors, regardless of vaccination. Learn more.
East Building Update
The East Building will temporarily close to the public from February 28 until June 2022 for renovation work. Learn more about the renovations.
Learn about ways to get to our campus on the National Mall between 3rd and 9th Streets NW. Parking is limited, so we strongly encourage you to arrive by metro, bus, bike, or other forms of public transportation.
The National Gallery currently offers four dining experiences across our campus. Enjoy La Colombe draft lattes in the Garden Café; handcrafted gelato in the Espresso & Gelato Bar; grilled items in the Cascade Café; and a full menu of homemade sandwiches, salads, and more at the Sculpture Garden's Pavilion Café.
With over 3,000 works on view and so many places to learn, unwind, and recharge, the National Gallery offers an unforgettable experience.
Enjoy 21 modern and contemporary sculptures as you stroll through our 6.1-acre oasis in the heart of the city.
Discover the backstory to 1,000-plus works of art on our campus. Meet your personal companion. Available for Android and iOS.
Everyone is welcome at the National Gallery of Art, and we commit to making our collection, buildings, and programs accessible to all.