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

The last admission on Friday and Saturday April 27 and 28 will be at 2:00 pm

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 – “The Dead of Antietam”
April 26 @ 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 – “The Dead of Antietam”
April 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.

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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!
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“No One Knows What to Do” – Clara Barton and the Lincoln Assassination

Discover how Clara Barton understood the tragedy of the Lincoln Assassination and how it relates to terrible events in our own times.

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“Senses Were Benumbed:” How a Civil War Nurse Handled Trauma

Cornelia Hancock saw some horrifying things in her time as a Civil War nurse. Hear in her own words how she dealt with the trauma.

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