Visit the National Gallery of Art in Washington

The Washington DC National Gallery of Art it is full of masterpieces that go from the 13th century to the present day. The different collections of paintings, sculptures and works of art in general have been made by some of the most important artists in history, such as: Botticelli, Degas, Monet, Cezzane, Renoir, Da Vinci, de Fragonard, and Rafael.

In the building East, visitors can see the most modern works of art. Here, all the walls are covered by works by artists such as Matisse, Picasso, Pollock and Calder. In case you decide to visit, you should keep in mind that it is best to hire a guided tour. Another option is to do it with a self-guided device. Thanks to the recording audio that describes the whole place, step by step, you will not miss a thing and the $ 5 of your rent will have been an excellent investment.

The Gallery always has “shows”Additional: film screening, conferences, concerts, etc. These events are usually free. Do not forget to go out to the area of gardens. Here you will find a lot of beautiful sculptures and, if you go with children, you will be able to enjoy an immense open space in which to enjoy a while.

The address The exact National Gallery of Art is: Sixth Street and Constitution Ave. meter Nearest are: Judiciary Square (red line), Archives (yellow-green lines) and Smithsonian (blue-orange lines). It is open from Monday to Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and on Sundays from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. The Gallery closes its doors on December 25 and January 1. Admission is free.

4K Walking Tour of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC (April 2024)

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