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American Red Cross Museum

Closes in 10 min: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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“International Humanity in War”
Oct 20, 2017
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430 17th Street, Washington DC, DC
+1 202-303-4233
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The amazingly beautiful building of the American Red Cross. Its stately architecture helps it easily blend in with the other Capital Hill, White House, and other buildings. I’m surprised that the US headquarters would be on such expensive real estate and so close to the...More

Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

I was walking past and saw this building. Was very beautiful as the lighted up. I don't believe much on their work compare to other charity. As their percentage of the money go toward the charity is very little. But nevertheless the building is beautiful...More

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed August 13, 2017

They do tours on Wednesdays and Fridays. Learn about the Red Crescent Movement, Lots of artifacts and see stories of the disaster relief

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Reviewed June 19, 2017

The head quarter of the American Red Cross in very close to the National Mall, the President's Park (the White House and other iconic attention in D.C. If you plan to be in the area to view the White House and other memorials on the...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed May 9, 2017

This museum in located several blocks from the White House and shows an interesting collection of items related to the work the Red Cross does. The most interesting features to see are the Tiffany Stained Glass windows. The look fresh and beautiful and will take...More

Thank 349Charles25
Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

The American Red Cross has helped a lot of people over the years and their building is nice. There are things from history. I liked the building itself quite a bit. It's right across from the park. You can see the Washington monument from the...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

This is a very interesting looking building. Its like a tiny white House. Beautiful structure but I didn't take the tour.

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Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

After visiting many sites packed with other tourists, the Red Cross tour was a refreshing respite. Our guide made history come alive and the stain glass windows were breathtaking.

2  Thank TravelingMamaGlv
Reviewed March 3, 2015

The stained glass, Tiffany windows are amazing! Enjoyed the garden areas between the facilities. Amazing history--read the historical plaques and markers outside.

1  Thank sayshi2u
Reviewed June 21, 2013

BUT. This is not a museum, but a working office. The guide was a volunteer who was unable to give any credible information about the windows or any of the other artifacts. The first 30 minutes was spent listening to him, before going up to...More

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