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National Portrait Gallery

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October 16, 2019
The Obama portraits are truly spectacular, and like all Smithsonians, this is also free.
July 21, 2019
This is one of my favorite museums. Located in Chinatown and easily accessible off the Chinatown Metro, this is a Smithsonian museum that is free to go to with thousands of portraits and landscapes from different times and different subjects with a regular turnover of exhibits. There is something…
July 19, 2019
The National Portrait Gallery honors the centennial of the ratification of the 19th Amendment with this highly anticipated exhibit. You’ll learn about the radical women that fought slavery, the women activists of the late 1800s, the “New Woman” of the 20th century and the relentless suffragists of…
July 05, 2019
a must see! Check out the Obama's and have a chance to also enjoy so many beautiful portraits here plus a great atrium! Nearby, head to Bantam King if you like ramen!
June 25, 2019
Home of the Obama and Michele Portrait

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8th Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20001
Phone+1 202-633-8300
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 7:00 PM
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