The Gallery is closed Tuesday 28 June and Wednesday 29 June. Learn more

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The Gallery is closed Tuesday 28 June and Wednesday 29 June.

The National Gallery has been selected as the venue for the 2016 North American Leaders’ Summit. During this time, the Gallery will be closed to the public on Tuesday 28 June and Wednesday 29 June.

The parking garage will close Monday 27 June at 10 pm and re-open Thursday 30 June at 6 am. No vehicles will be permitted in the parking lot during the closure. Any cars remaining after the closure on 27 June will be towed at the owner’s expense.

The Gallery will resume normal public operation on Thursday 30 June at 10 am.

The Gallery regrets any inconvenience caused by this closure.


Bags larger than 30 X 40 X 12 cm (12 X 16 X 5 in.), backpacks, luggage and umbrellas must be checked in the cloakroom (free of charge). We also recommend that you check your coat. All bags are subject to being searched upon entering or leaving the building.

Strollers and Wheelchairs

All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible. Strollers and wheelchairs provided free of charge at the Foyer Information Desk. No reservations required.


There are two ATM machines at the National Gallery. One is located on the Ground Level between the Auditorium and the Lecture Hall; the other is on Level 1 in the Cafétéria des Beaux-Arts.

Lost and Found

Please visit the Cloakroom if you left something behind.

Underground Parking

$2.75 per half-hour, daily maximum $14 (Members $12). The clearance for our underground parking garage is 6 feet. Parking also permitted on adjacent streets.

Group Amenities