National Building Museum

Local nameNational Building Museum
LocationWashington D.C., United States

This gem of Renaissance Revival architecture houses a wonderful architectural museum which wants to improve the quality of the built environment. Explore exhibits on architecture, design, and engineering. If visiting with children, head to the Building Zone where young visitors are introduced to the art of building.

The nearest metro station is Judiciary Square (Red Line).

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Exterior View of the… @ National Building Museum; Photo by Maxwell MacKenzie
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Opening hours

Mon - Sat: 10 am - 5 pm
Sun: 11 am - 5 pm

Closed on Thanksgiving, Dec 25


Adults: $10
Youth (3-17); students, seniors (60+): $7
Children (under 2): free

More information and contact

Official Website



Phone +1 202 272 24 48

Address 401 F Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20001, USA

Coordinates 38°53'51.917" N -77°1'3.184" E

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