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Thursday, Friday and Saturday
12:00 PM — 7:00 PM
Tours begin on the half hour
Last Admission One Hour Before Closing
Extended Hours Sunday May 29th:

(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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On August 26, 2015, the National Museum of Civil War Medicine (NMCWM) became the stewards for over 350 boxes of Clara Barton artifacts.

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Upcoming Events

Concerts at Clara’s: Bellwether Bayou with Slim Rosa
July 29 @ 7:00 pm

Filling the historic rooms with a fresh take on traditional folk songs, the Museum is proud to welcome Bellwether Bayou and Slim Rosa.

Concerts at Clara’s: Ballad’ve
September 23 @ 7:00 pm

Continuing the Concert at Clara’s series, the Museum is thrilled to welcome Ballad’ve, a DC-based folk fusion trio.

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I was lucky enough to visit this bit of hidden history while in town for an American Red Cross meeting. Even those of us familiar with Clara Barton’s story learned something. Well worth a visit!
Miriam I.

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Before you see Captain America: Civil War, discover the incredible connections between Civil War Medicine and the Marvel cinematic universe.


“The entire neighborhood is sitting shiva.” Reflections on the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire and it’s effect on our world, and the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum.


A favorite with soldiers, North and South …

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