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

Tours begin on the half hour

(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 23 @ 12:30 pm

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

Christmas and the Civil War
December 12 @ 6:00 pm

At the Clara Barton Missing Soldiers Office Museum, learn about the surprising connection between the Civil War and our modern Christmas season.

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To be completely honest, I’m typically not that into history … but this story, and how it was described and presented, I was able to get an image in my head of everything! Superb!
Shayne D.


One Family’s Story – How Clara Barton’s Work Brought Comfort

The Sherwood family story puts a face to Clara Barton’s nation-wide search for missing men. See how her findings provided comfort to families everywhere.

Clara Barton and the Medical Disaster of First Bull Run

Learn about the disastrous first major battle of the Civil War, and how it inspired Clara Barton to care for sick and wounded soldiers.

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