Thursday through Saturday
Opens at 11:00 am
Last admission at 5:00 pm
Tours begin on the half hour
See below for additional days the museum will be open
Monday through Wednesday: By appointment.
To schedule a tour by appointment, please provide a week’s notice.
Closed New Year’s Day, Easter, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day (Clara Barton’s Birthday). The Museum will close early at New Year’s Eve with last admission at 2:00 pm.
A special temporary exhibit about Alexander Gardner’s Civil War photography will be available in early 2018. Click here for more information.
437 7th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20004
Children (Under 9): Free
Seniors (60 +): $8.50
Military (with ID): $8.50
To plan a group tour, click here or call 301-695-1864.
The Museum also offers group tours for groups of 10 or more. Find out more.
We welcome all visitors, and will work to meet their diverse needs. The preserved rooms are accessible by stairs and elevator.
The preserved rooms are lit by beautifully replicated faux-gas light, and therefore are dimly lit
While we love animals, only service animals are permitted inside the museum.
For specific accessibility concerns, please contact our site manager at (202) 824-0613 or via firstname.lastname@example.org.
We ask all visitors under the age of 16 be accompanied by an adult.
No food, drink, smoking or flash photography in the preserved rooms.