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National Gallery of Art

6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
+1 202-737-4215
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We belong to you. The National Gallery of Art—the nation’s museum—preserves, collects, exhibits, & fosters understanding of works of art.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington DC, DC 20002
+1 202-737-4215
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were on a tight schedule, but made time to squeez in the National Gallery. I wish we could have spent a lot more time here, but unfortunately my small taste of it will have to do until my return.

Thank Buhrdy
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful art gallery - and so many masterpieces that one can study closely and contemplate. We spent 2 hours on Dutch and Flemish artists including Rembrandt paintings. We last saw these same paintings in an expensive London exhibition which was so crowded we...More

Thank Hiraethog
Reviewed 24 September 2016

First visit. Very broad collection, from impressionist to byzantine. Some excellent Rembrandt portraits. The Degas sculptures were beautiful. Everyone raves about the da Vinci, but we are a bit spoilt in Europe. But look around and there are many interesting works, including in the American...More

Thank GeoffNicholas
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Three Vermeers. One Vermeer attribution. One Davinci. Frans Hall, van Wych. It goes on and on. A must see.

Thank Jerandnanc
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

They have a great deal of oil paintings in various areas such as nature, portrait, landscape, religion related. It is worth to spend a couple of hours there.

Thank Wonderiz
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We made it to the National Gallery of Art- West Building on our sixth and last day in DC. It was amazing, so many rooms full of classical art the beauty was overwhelming. We love the impressionists and there were rooms full of multiples by...More

Thank Gator58
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The modern art building was under renovation when we were there, so we weren't able to see any of those amazing pieces. That's the only reason I said Very Good instead of Excellent. I absolutely loved the European and American pieces we saw in the...More

Thank Y2057YDjenniferl
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I came to DC on a solo business trip. I had the morning to myself and I truly enjoyed this place. It's on a busy street close to other locations. I wanted to visit the Lincoln Memorial but realized the gallery is a 30 minute...More

Thank Rachel709_12
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Interesting, be sure to bring a camera. Not appropriate for young children-they will bore easily here

Thank Liv F
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

In the museum you can see many, beautiful and famous masterpieces of Van Gogh, Monet, Degas, Turner... I was amazed. The museum is huge and not overcrowded, I could spend there a whole day. Fantastic!

Thank Marta W
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Response from Ted_Caylus | Reviewed this property |
21st January 2018. Not easy to see Vermeers in the US, so well worth a special trip to visit this exhibition!
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29 December 2017|
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Response from trueblue121 | Reviewed this property |
We spent between 3-4 hours there.
6 November 2017|
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Response from FJGonzalezG | Reviewed this property |
I visited midday on a weekday, and there was no line. Though busy, it was not crowded.