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National Gallery of Art - Sculpture Garden

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Adjacent to the National Gallery, Washington DC, DC
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Reviewed today via mobile

The garden is quite compact but there are some interesting sculptures on show along with an impressive fountain. There is also a decent, albeit busy cafe on the grounds.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chowso
Reviewed today via mobile

Stroll through the incredible gardens, water features and sculptures. A beautiful pit stop on your museum journey.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank yyesiamtrish2
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can walk through the garden and sculptures have a coffee at the put door cafe kids like it Place to visit in DC

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank abacusjtrentin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must see when in DC. We didn't intend on seeing this but were glad we did. They have a bar with local beer on tap and a restaurant. We didn't eat at the restaurant or have any beer, but the fountain was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank candicealvarez
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Just went in to see what is was and it had some fun and interesting sculptures and a great water area to relax in. Give your self a break.. it even have a cafe..

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank OCDane
Reviewed August 7, 2019

what a great atmosphere. Lots of people hanging out talking with each other and (even though I don't drink), drinking cool drinks. It was very crowded, but was just a lot of fun.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank treed314
Reviewed July 15, 2019

Enjoy larger than life sculptures and a cool fountain while you stroll tree-shaded paths and enjoy local flora.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank catanhistory
Reviewed July 13, 2019

This is a very nice sculpture garden and live garden. Figure on about a 30 minute walk through it. lots of places to just sit and enjoy.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank James W
Reviewed July 8, 2019 via mobile

Lovely to visit & walk around. I would have been advised to pick a cooler day, I'm not great in the sun. Nice thing to do for a change of gallery gallery gallery.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank susan2909
Reviewed July 1, 2019 via mobile

After a few hectic days in Washington D.C. it was great to stumble across the National Gallery of Art and Sculpture Gardens. It was a hot day and after a walk round the small garden with a few sculptures we just sat and chilled and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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May 20, 2018|
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Response from Jae L | Reviewed this property |
Sculpture Garden and National Gallery of Art's main building are facing each other across 7th Street NW near the intersection of 7th Street NW & Constitution Avenue NW. On the other hand, Hirshhorn Museum, which is located... More
June 14, 2016|
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Response from MrSaturn64 | Reviewed this property |
The garden is wheelchair accessible. The paths are fairly smooth, and should not be an issue. If I recall correctly, the cafe on the west side of the garden requires a different entrance for wheelchairs.