Getting Here and Parking
The museum is located at 10th St. & Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, D.C. 20560 (Google Map). There are accessible entrances on Constitution Ave. NW and Madison Dr. NW. There is no public parking. Please see the options below for taking the Metro or parking offsite.
The closest Metro to the accessible entrance on Constitution Avenue is the Federal Triangle Metro station, which is located on the Blue, Orange, and Silver lines. The closest metro along the Green and Yellow line is Archives/Navy Memorial. The closest Red line station is Metro Center. View a map of the closest Metro stations.
For the most up-to-date information on the Metrorail system and possible elevator outages, please visit Metro's Accessibility Web Page.
There is no public parking facility at the Smithsonian on the National Mall. On-street meter parking options are available but please be advised to carefully check the days and hours of enforcement posted on the parking meters and curbside signs.
We encourage visitors to take public transportation. If you do drive, there are commercial parking lots located throughout the area; download a parking map (PDF) for the National Mall to help you plan your visit.
The Smithsonian is happy to partner with ParkWhiz to help our customers reserve a museum parking spot in advance. Visit ParkWhiz or select a parking facility from the map below to book your space today.