We're four blocks from the National Mall and across the street from the Judiciary Square Metro (Red Line).
Join us for a free family festival on October 15. The Big Build has hands-on activities for all ages.
Browse sleek housewares, gifts, toys, and more. Your purchases support the Museum.
Explore the dark side of the National Building Museum with a tour combining history, humor, and several hair-raising tales.
Educators are invited to join Museum staff throughout the year at teacher events and workshops to incorporate sustainable design and design education into classroom curricula.
Visit the Dream House installation, the finale of Small Stories: At Home in a Dollhouse, featuring a variety of imaginative and finely crafted rooms by American artists, designers, and architects.
Sep 24 Museum Ghost Tour
Sep 26 Museum of the Bible
Oct 1 Tour: Washington Latin Public Charter School
2017 Summer Installation
Experience our spectacular Great Hall, colossal Corinthian columns, and 1,200-foot memorial to Civil War veterans.
401 F Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
4 blocks from the National Mall
10 am–5 pm
Sunday: 11 am–5 pm
The Building Zone
closes at 4 pm.
Free access to the Great Hall,
historic building tours,
Museum Shop, & cafe.