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Thursday through Saturday
Opens at 11:00 AM
Last Admission at 5:00 PM

(202) 824-0613

437 7th Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
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The preserved rooms are accessible by both stairs and elevator.

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Upcoming Events

Discovering Clara Barton’s Missing Soldiers Office
November 11 @ 11:00 am

Tour Clara Barton’s boarding house home and office with the man who saved it.

A Civil Life in an Uncivil Time
December 14 @ 6:00 pm

Join us at the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office on Thursday, December 14 at 6 PM as author Paula Tarnapol Whitacre discusses her research into the Civil War experiences of Julia Wilbur.

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A hidden gem for Civil War buffs and Red Cross fans! If you are interested in the Civil War, urban architecture, or the Red Cross, consider stopping in!
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Smallpox in the Sea Islands: Clara Barton in South Carolina

Learn how Clara Barton combated the deadly disease of smallpox in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

Photographs of the Dead at Antietam

Learn about the impact of Alexander Gardner’s photographs taken of dead soldiers at Antietam.

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