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

Tours begin on the half hour

PHONE:
(202) 824-0613

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

Admission rates apply.

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Upcoming Events

Special Exhibition – “War on Our Doorsteps”
September 27 @ 11:00 am

Relive the sobering exhibition of Alexander Gardner’s photographs taken on Antietam battlefield in September 1862 at the Missing Soldiers Office in 2018.

Special Exhibition – “War on Our Doorsteps”
September 28 @ 11:00 am

Relive the sobering exhibition of Alexander Gardner’s photographs taken on Antietam battlefield in September 1862 at the Missing Soldiers Office in 2018.

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I recommend a visit to this museum for any nurse, Civil War lover, or history buff!
Genna T.

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Clara Barton: First Aid Practitioner, Educator, and Advocate

Clara Barton’s Civil War nursing experience taught her the importance of first aid. After the war, she worked to bring first aid training to civilian life.

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Clara Barton – The Teacher Who Was Afraid of Public Speaking

How did Clara Barton go from a shy young girl to have a long and influential educational career? Read our latest blog to find out.

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