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National Museum of American History

Kenneth E. Behring Center

americanhistory.si.edu

Devoted to the scientific, cultural, social, technological, and political development of the United States.

Highlights Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired the national anthem; Washington's uniform; Jefferson's lap desk; Dorothy's ruby slippers

Hours
10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. daily
See Extended Hours Calendar »

Closed December 25

Admission is FREE

Information
202-633-1000 (voice/tape)
info@si.edu

Dining »

Accesibility map

Location
1400 Constitution Ave., NW Washington, DC

Metro Station
Metro Orange BlueSmithsonian (Mall exit) or Federal Triangle

Parking
There is no public parking facility at the Smithsonian on the National Mall; on-street parking is limited and posted times are enforced.
Parking map (PDF) »