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Your Visit to the National Gallery of Art

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During your visit to the National Gallery of Art you will see and experience one of the most important collections of art in the U.S.

Below are some details that may help you in planning your visit to the your visit to the National Gallery of Art:

Address:                            National Mall between 3rd and 7th Streets at Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 20565, National Mall, Washington, D.C.

Type:                                    Art Museum

Public transit access:

  • Metro:      Red Line – Judiciary Square, Yellow Line, Green Line – Archives, Blue Line,
    Orange Line, Silver Line – Smithsonian
  • Metrobus: 4th Street and 7th Street NW
  • DC Circulator: 4th Street and Madison Drive; 9th Street and Constitution Avenue NW

Website:                             http://www.nga.gov

Essential Facts:

  • Name:                     National Gallery of Art
  • City:                        Washington, D.C.
  • Established:         1937



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Photo Credit: By USGS, cropped and labelled by Postdlf (USGS satellite image) [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons