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National Portrait Gallery

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

Location 8th and F Sts., NW
Washington, DC
Metro StationMetro Red Yellow GreenGallery Place-Chinatown (9th St. exit) Information 202-633-1000 (voice/tape)
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Admission is FREE Hours 11:30 a.m.–7:00 p.m. daily
Closed December 25
Parking Limited on-street parking at meters and several public garages are available in the neighborhood. For their location, please view this map. Accesibility map