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Museum of the Bible

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A Lot to Take In

We went Friday morning and got there early to have some coffee and explore the map of the museum... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kevin F
More Than I Expected

Having visited DC several times, we have seen the more typical sites, so we were excited to see the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Saint Louis, Missouri
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A Museum providing guests with an immersive and personalized experience as they explore the history, narrative, and impact of the Bible. Using cutting-edge technology, the Bible comes to life before your eyes. Complete with a world stage theater, a...more
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400 4th St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2798
+1 866-430-6682
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We went Friday morning and got there early to have some coffee and explore the map of the museum. Coffee and Milk & Honey is excellent. We knew there was a lot to this place, so I got the year pass which is more than...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having visited DC several times, we have seen the more typical sites, so we were excited to see the newer one, Museum of the Bible. We purchased tickets online to save $5, and we arrived early for our 10:00 admission and took the Metro to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank sdb0408
Reviewed 6 days ago

Start on the top floor and see artifacts on loan from the Hebrew Museum. It is almost as good as visiting the Holy Land, and we've done that, too. You'll see coins from the New Testament era, artwork, and too many items to describe here....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank banderso05
Reviewed 1 week ago

OK - there are high-tech "rides" and visual effects to keep your (and young at heart) fully engaged. There are two places to get sustenance - one more like a coffee shop and the other semi-cafeteria (with pricey options). But the hard of the exhibits...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing combination... a high tech view at an ancient book. The Museum of the Bible was worth every dollar and moment. It is awe inspiring in its beauty and impactful in its delivery. I'm already thinking about when I can get back to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank cowolgies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To save $5 on the $25 admission, buy your tickets online prior to your visit. This beautiful museum is easy to get to, just one block from the metro. There is excellent signage to direct you to the impressive front entrance. The staff is exceptionally...More

Date of experience: February 2019
4  Thank tiffypics
Reviewed 1 week ago

No matter your religion, this is one of the most well put together museums in all of DC. Some really well planned exhibitions to keep you interested.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rwbuck622
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although I enjoyed all of the exhibits, the videos were the most informative. I would recommend spending at least a half day here. Excellent!

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 847allans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is loaded with so much information about the Bible! It would take a couple of days to really take in all there is to see. We spent 3 hours and only saw 3 floors. We'll need to make another trip to finish the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Seaside434520
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with our 4 year old daughter and she loved it (as did we). The use of technology (visual & audio) brings the story of the bible to life and had our little one captivated. She was even invited to help make a print...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank William S
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William K
December 15, 2018|
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Response from oncearoundtwice | Reviewed this property |
I have used NAVTEQ for parking locations in the past have parked in garage for $20.00.
November 22, 2018|
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Response from RoamingReagan | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they closed everything down at 5 and were making announcements that the museum was closed. They politely thanked us for visiting and said it was time to go.
Gloria M
October 30, 2018|
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Response from Sheridan B | Property representative |
Hi Gloria! For inquiries about group visits, please reach out to our customer service team at (866) 430-MOTB.