The National Gallery of Art preserves, collects, exhibits, and fosters understanding of works of art at the highest possible museum and scholarly standards. Admission is always free.
The National Gallery of Art houses one of the finest collections in the world illustrating major achievements in painting, sculpture, and graphic arts from the Middle Ages to the present.
The National Gallery of Art’s building design includes the West Building, East Building and Sculpture Garden. The Gallery’s collection traces the development of Western Art from the Middle Ages to the present.
Paintings, sculpture, prints, drawings, photographs… from Byzantine altarpieces to pop art.
The National Gallery of Art offers a full spectrum of special exhibitions and public programs free of charge.