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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
10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. daily
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Closed December 25
Admission is FREE
1400 Constitution Ave., NW Washington, DC
There is no public parking facility at the Smithsonian on the National Mall; on-street parking is limited and posted times are enforced.
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