At National Geographic Museum enjoy a wide variety of changing exhibitions that reflect the richness and diversity of our world. The Museum’s exhibitions and the scientific fieldwork and expeditions on which they are based are supported by National Geographic’s Mission Programs, which receives generous funding by corporations, foundations, and individuals.
Adults – $8
Members/Military/Seniors (over 62)/Students/Groups (25+) – $6
Children (ages 5–12) – $4
School & youth groups (18 and under) – Free (for info on how to reserve a trip follow the For Educators link below)
Photography exhibitions in the museum’s M Street gallery and outdoors are free.
Admission may be purchased online, in person, or by calling +1 202 857 7700 Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET. All individual ticket sales are final. Tickets allow for entry every 30 minutes. You may enter the museum at any point within your ticket’s 30-minute window and stay as long as you wish. There are no refunds or exchanges. Groups of 25 or more are eligible for group sales rates.
Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily. Closed December 25.
The last tickets will be sold at 5:15pm with entry allowed until 5:30 pm, with 30 minutes until closing.