Group Visits

Photo of group of students touring the galleries

Advance reservations are required for groups of ten or more and for all tour buses. Please request a tour using the online form at least three weeks in advance. 

Schedule a Tour


​Guided Tours

Free, docent-led tours of current exhibitions can be scheduled for groups of six to forty. 

School and Tour Bus Access

Buses are permitted to drop off and pick up on G Street only. No bus engine idling is permitted. Consult D.C. tour bus parking guidelines for more information.

On View

Enduring Ideals: Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms

This traveling exhibition brings together Norman Rockwell's masterpieces with works by contemporary artists that explore freedom in today’s world.

Detail of artwork by Vernal Bogren Swift

Selections from The Textile Museum Collections

You can always find a rotating selection of objects from The Textile Museum collections on view in the museum's lower-level galleries, including many objects that have rarely or never before been displayed.

Treasures from the Albert H. Small Collection

A selection of maps, letters, prints, and artifacts on display from the museum’s Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection includes recent acquisitions and rare treasures.

Textiles 101

Interactive displays allow you to enter the mind of an artist to explore fiber, structure, color, and the creative choices that influence textile design.