Personas observando el retrato icónico del museo de George Washington, el retrato Landsdowne

Cosas para hacer

Need a little culture fix on your lunch break? Seeking an hour of fun and creativity for your kids? Want a deeper commentary on current exhibitions? There is no “right way” to enjoy and learn from our collections.

Consultar nuestro calendario diario de eventos para las visitas guiadas, actividades y eventos especiales del día de hoy.

Conozca a los estadounidenses. Descúbrase usted mismo.


Los rostros y las historias de la personas que dieron forma a la nación.


Explore la Galería de Retratos con los eventos y programas diarios.

Visitas Guiadas por Docentes

Nuestros docentes son guías y educadores experimentados que conocen la colección a fondo.

Para familias

Lo que necesita saber para su próxima visita familiar.

Visitante del museo observando los retratos

Visita guiada de media hora

America’s Presidents” gallery, second floor. Featuring every U.S. president, including Gilbert Stuart’s “Lansdowne” portrait of George Washington, Mathew Brady’s “cracked-plate” portrait of Abraham Lincoln, and likenesses of Andrew Jackson, Theodore Roosevelt, Franklin Roosevelt, Lyndon Johnson, Jimmy Carter, and George H.W. Bush. If you have an extra few minutes, check out the Great Hall (third floor) and Kogod Courtyard (first floor).

Dos visitantes observando el retrato de Lincoln

Visita de una hora

American Origins,” first floor. In addition to the visit above, browse through these galleries to see Pocahontas, Benjamin Franklin, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John Brown, Sojourner Truth, and others who shaped the country.

Retrato de Pocahontas

Visita de un día

After your morning at “America’s Presidents” and “American Origins,” take a break at the Courtyard Café under the Kogod Courtyard’s glass canopy.

Resume your visit on the third floor by entering the spectacular Great Hall. View “Twentieth-Century Americans,” and either “Bravo!” (for those interested in the arts) or “Champions” (for sports enthusiasts). If you have any steam left, on your way out, take a look at our special exhibitions on the first and second floors.

Don’t leave without visiting the Museum Shop in the G Street lobby to purchase a souvenir of your visit or an original gift.

Vista de la exhibición "Campeones"