Museums and Exhibits Highlights in Washington, DC
After living here a little over a month, I have seen some incredible museums and exhibits highlights in Washington, DC. My camera roll is crammed mostly with photos of art and artifacts. As difficult as it was, I selected some pictures which show some of the highlights of exhibits and museums. General information about these museums and exhibits highlights in Washington, DC is at the end of this post.
The National Geographic Museum:
The National Gallery of Art:
The National Museum of American History:
The National Zoo:
The National Museum of Natural History:
The Smithsonian Castle:
Museum and exhibit information:
National Geographic Museum – with student discount: $12; without $15
Every day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
1145 17th Street NW, Washington DC 20036
Queens of Egypt closes September 15
National Gallery of Art – free
Constitution Ave. NW Washington DC 20565
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Saturday
11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday
National Museum of American History – free
1300 Constitution Ave. NW Washington DC 20560
10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. every day
Newseum – ages 19-64: $24.95
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW Washington DC 20001
Monday to Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
National Zoo – free
3001 Connecticut Ave. NW Washington DC 20008
Every day from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
National Museum of Natural History – free
Constitution Ave. and 10th Street NW Washington DC 20560
Daily from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. (summer hours information: https://naturalhistory.si.edu/visit)
Smithsonian Castle – free
1000 Jefferson Dr. SW Washington DC 20560
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 a.m. every day