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Visit the National Museum of American History

Visit the National Museum of American History - Reopening May 21!

Daily, Now - Nov 25, 2023. From: 11:00 AM to 04:00 PM

The National Museum of American History is open again to the public after being closed due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The museum will open Fridays through Tuesdays with reduced hours between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m., with the last entry at 3 p.m.

Health and safety measures for visitors and staff are in place, including requiring all visitors to reserve a free timed-entry pass and to wear a face covering for the duration of their visit, including children over the age of 2.

New acquisitions on view include a Bob Ross painting and other materials from the arts educator and the gown worn by Constance Wu in Crazy Rich Asians. Reserve your tickets now!

PLEASE NOTE: There are capacity limits per day in the museum. Please plan in advance and reserve your tickets ASAP. Some walk-up tickets may be available on the day of your visit, but we urge you to reserve tickets ahead of time online. We are already sold out on some dates.


1300 Constitution Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20560
United States

(607) 624-8938

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