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Tours, Guides & Maps

Explore the Gallery's collection, exhibitions, and Sculpture Garden with guided tours, family guides, audio tours, and more.

For information on scheduling a school tour please visit school tours or learn more about our other programs for teachers.

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


Explore thousands of the most significant works of art from the Renaissance to the present day with a self-guided or docent led tour.

Accessible Tours

The National Gallery of Art offers accessible tours using verbal description for those who are blind or have low vision as well as tours in American Sign Language (ASL) for those who are deaf or hard of hearing.

National Gallery of Art App

Become your own guide with this ultimate companion to your museum visit.


Download a map in English, Français, Español, 中文, and 日本語.

Family Guides

Discover the mysteries and stories behind the Gallery's collections using one of four illustrated family guides.

Floor Plans

Locate your favorite work of art with interactive floor plans of the East BuildingWest Building, and explore art in the Sculpture Garden

Public Wi-Fi

The Gallery offers free Wi-Fi, accessible by selecting the “NGA_Public_WiFi” network. Review the Gallery's Wi-Fi policy.


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