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Tours begin on the half hour
Last Admission One Hour Before Closing

(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

Washington DC’s Working Girls
May 7 @ 4:00 pm

Learn about the 19th century’s working girls: those in the workplace for the first time, and those working in the world’s oldest profession.

A Conversation with Cokie Roberts
May 14 @ 2:00 pm

Join us for a conversation with Cokie Roberts, national treasure and author of the book Capital Dames.

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“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 …

Give Us Our Peace

This week’s Art and War blog post features Langston Hughes, who was born 114 years ago today.

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