Docent-led tours of the Museum's ground-breaking exhibitions
Exhibition tours require general admission. For groups of 10 or more, please see Custom Tours for more information. All tours are subject to docent availability.
House & Home
Explore the architecture of everyday life and learn about different construction techniques, see some of America's most iconic homes, and revisit home goods from yesterday and today. Your docent will share some of the highlights of this extensive exhibition, sharing interesting information and stories.
Tours offered Fridays at 2:30 pm and Saturdays at 10:45 am, depending on docent availability.
Designing for Disaster—COMING SOON!
Examine how we assess risks from natural hazards and how we can create policies, plans, and designs yielding safer, more disaster-resilient communities. Your docent will share some of the highlights of this exhibition, sharing interesting information and stories.
Exhibition opens May 11th, public and custom tours will begin in the beginning of July.
All tours are subject to docent availability. Please call 202.272.2448 to make sure a docent is available for a scheduled tour.