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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

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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For anyone interested in American history, or simply the story of an amazing human being, this place is a must-see when you are in DC.
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“A Sacred Offering of Childhood:” Children and the United States Sanitary Commission

Children played an active role in sending aid to soldiers during the Civil War. The biggest contributions can come from the smallest people.

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.

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