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National Geographic Museum


National Geographic Museum

1145 17th Street NW, Washington, 20036, DC

You’ve seen the magazine and television shows with dramatic images and stories from around the world, but you can step into the world of National Geographic at it’s Washington, D.C., museum. Located just blocks from the White House, the museum highlights the work of the National Geographic explorers, scientists and photographers through exhibitions that appeal to all ages. Children 5 and under receive free admission, while children 5 to 12 are $7 and adults are $11 (members are $9).

Recent Traveler Reviews

Great experience

by Bill K

Took my son and we were so impressed with the experience and staff there. So many interesting facts and a must see.
Tomb of Christ - fantastic high-tech interactive exhibit

by Skiz55

The National Geographic museum has 2 separate sections for 2 exhibits. The impressive Tomb of Christ exhibit was high tech, interactive, and very informative. Notable that Nat Geo was involved in...