National Museum of Women in the Arts

Founded in 1987, NMWA is the only major museum in the world solely dedicated to recognizing women's creative contributions. By bringing to light remarkable women artists of the past while also promoting the best women artists working today, the museum directly addresses the gender imbalance in the presentation of art in the U.S. and abroad, thus assuring great women artists a place of honor now and into the future.

NMWA preserves and displays a collection of 5,000 objects, presents world-class exhibitions of women artists each year, programs, including concerts, films, staged readings, and more.

Hours
Mon-Sat 10am - 5pm; Sunday noon - 5pm
Admission
Adults: $10.00*
Visitors 65 and over: $8.00
Students: $8.00
NMWA members: Free
Youth 18 and under: Free
Free Community Days are the first
Sunday of every month.
Events
Thru Sep. 20New York Ave Sculpture Project
Thru Jul. 31Online: Art Chat @ Five
Thru Jul. 31Online Resources: NMWA @ HOME
Mon. Jul 6Virtual Happy Hour: Frida Kahlo Birthday Celebration
Fri. Jul 10Art Chat @ Five: Confronting History

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National Museum of Women in the Arts

1250 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20005-3970
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