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National Portrait Gallery: Tours & Tickets

Closed Now: 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
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Visitors can view the portraits of all the U.S. presidents.
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F Street NW, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, DC 20560
Downtown / Chinatown
+1 202-357-2700
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I came here the day after Thanksgiving. D.C. Parking was free that day, so we parked nearby and walked right in. No charge. Many people come here to see the current new portraits in the gallery collection like of the Obamas, Jeff Bezos, Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Four Justices,
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Perhaps it’s lesser known than others nonetheless it’s a fabulous museum not to be missed. They have 1000’s of portraits including all of the presidents sans the current one plus a revolving door of special exhibits. Visitors Tips: Give yourself at least 2 hours Take in the
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I found this place to be very special. It was beautiful art, lots of history and a relaxed atmosphere. The portraits of the presidents were particularly cool to see. I would recommend spending as much time as you want here (you can go in quick, see a few pictures and leave...or
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The Portrait Gallery is in a beautiful building restored. The portraits of the presidents were my favorite along with the portrait of Michelle Obama. It is a great way to learn the history of the USA by reading the stories behind each of the portraits. Enjoyed the Holiday
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I was impressed with the hall of Presidents. It was amazing to see each unique presidential personality on display. It was also a wonderful history lesson. This is a must see in DC!
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