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National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art, one of the world’s preeminent museums, preserves, collects, exhibits, and fosters the understanding of works of art at the highest possible museum and scholarly standards. The Gallery's collection includes some 141,000 paintings, drawings, prints, photographs, sculpture, decorative arts, and new media tracing the development of Western art from the Middle Ages to the present.
Temporary exhibitions span the world and the history of art, and free programs, including lectures, tours, concerts, films, and family activities, are offered year-round.
The National Gallery of Art and its Sculpture Garden, located on the National Mall between Third and Ninth Streets at Constitution Avenue, NW, are open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., and are closed on December 25 and January 1. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.nga.gov or call (202) 737-4215.
Now - January 4, 2023 Times Vary Masterpieces of American Furniture from the Kaufman Collection, 1700-1830
September 12, 2019 - November 14, 2019 From: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM NGA Nights
Now - September 6, 2019 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM 'In the Library: Pageantry and Pyrotechnics in the European Fete Book'
September 8, 2019 - December 1, 2019 From: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM 'The Eye of the Sun: Nineteenth-Century Photographs from the National Gallery of Art'
September 15, 2019 - January 12, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM Monday-Saturday; 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Sundays 'Verrocchio: Sculptor and Painter of Renaissance Florence'
Now - January 5, 2020 10:00 AM - 11:59 PM 'By the Light of the Silvery Moon: A Century of Lunar Photographs from the 1850s to Apollo 11'