Open seven days a week, 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m., except Dec. 25 We're on the National Mall 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW Washington, D.C. 20560 Free Admission
Understanding the Natural World and Our Place In It
Delve into the fascinating story of our planet, from its fiery beginnings through billions of years of transformation, and explore life on Earth through exhibitions and activities, collection objects and research that happens in the lab and in the field.
During this time when educational resources are more important than ever, we are expanding our digital content and programming to provide them to you. Please help support our efforts to keep curious minds engaged and educated about the wonders of the natural world.Donate