The following museums are closed Saturday, July 23, due to a power outage: National Museum of the American Indian, Hirshhorn Museum, National Museum of African Art, Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, and the Ripley Center.

Skip navigation
Share this page

National Portrait Gallery

npg.si.edu

Tells the stories of America through the individuals who have shaped our nation, from pre-colonial times to today, including poets and presidents, visionaries and villains, actors and activists.

Highlights America’s Presidents features the nation’s only complete collection of presidential portraits outside the White House

Hours
11:30 a.m.–7:00 p.m. daily
Closed December 25

Admission is FREE

Dining

Accessibility

Location
8th and F Sts., NW
Washington, DC

See Map »

Metro Station

Metro Red Yellow GreenGallery Place-Chinatown (9th St. exit)

Parking
There is no parking at the museum. Parking is limited to street parking and commercial lots and garages. For their location, please view this map.