Corcoran Gallery of Art

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500 17th St NW (at New York Ave. NW)
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 639-8574
Art Museum, Museum, Art Gallery
Hours
Wed: 10:00 AM–9:00 PM Thu–Sun: 10:00 AM–5:00 PM

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  • There's always at least one exhibit aimed especially at kids on display, as well as regular family programs and a special family memberships. Powered by ParentsConnect.com
  • The Corcoran houses both renaissance paintings and contemporary works of art. Visit on a Saturday, families get in free of charge.
  • Free Summer Saturdays are almost over! A trained docent at hand helps, but browsing at your pace is cool, too - might catch a special something otherwise missed. Like a fellow Bison's work, perhaps...
  • Bldg designed by Ernest Flagg. Is oldest/largest privately managed art museum in D.C. World-renowned collection of American art dating from 1718-1945. >16,000 works inside. Full site history via<LINK>
  • Here for ARTINI? Get home safe and in style! Get $20 off your first Uber Black Car ride with promo code ARTINI when you sign up: http://uber.com/go/ARTINI
  • 30 Americans posters are complimentary. Visit the gift shop!
  • Their gala events are worth the admission - Artini and NOW at Night. Take the opportunity to dress up, mingle, and check out art.
  • Go to the Corcoran Gallery and have tea with friends.
  • Great exhibits now: War photographs and the hilarious Alien's Guide to the Ruins of Washington DC. Free on Saturdays in the Summer.
  • Students free after 5pm.
  • Here for the Pump Me Up: DC Subculture of the 80s show. SO EXCITED. This is my history!!
  • Word on the street is the vegan brunch options here are to die for.
  • Really great place to spend an afternoon!
  • Last free summer Saturday with chalk drawings from 11am to 4pm & sketching in the Atrium; highlights tours from noon to 3pm For more information, visit corcoran.org.
  • Check out the exhibit on the second floor. It's called Sixty-Four by Forty-Eight. Lots of fun.
  • Our concierge Clay notes that there is always plethora of interesting art and photography exhibits. He specifically recommends the highlights tour for a view of the entire museum.
  • Great gallery all the time - but especially the Chuck Close exhibition
  • Amazing! Really good to visit on a special occasion such as a birthday or an anniversary.
  • The sculpture work in metal exhibit is great.
  • It's free now!!!