Discover one of the largest art collections in the U.S.
The National Gallery of Art is located within the National Mall area in Washington, D.C. It is comprised of two buildings and a sculpture garden. They have nearly 1,000 paintings, over 1,000 sculptures, and various other artworks on display here. Any art enthusiast will be thrilled to see all the different painting styles throughout the gallery, including baroque, impressionist, realist, renaissance, gothic, rococo, and more. There are several rotating exhibitions at this art gallery, so there is a high likelihood you will get to see something new every time you visit.
The National Gallery of Art has free admission for all visitors and is open daily from 10 AM to 5 PM. They offer daily hour-long guided tours between 11 AM and 3 PM, which offers the perfect opportunity to learn more about the artwork and its historical significance. If you love art and are touring through Washington, D.C., spend some time at the National Gallery of Art.