Plan a Visit
Museum and Shop Hours
Monday: 11 AM–5 PM
Wednesday–Thursday: 11 AM–7 PM
Friday: 11 AM–5 PM
Saturday: 10 AM–5 PM
Sunday: 1–5 PM
Closed on Tuesdays and university holidays.
$8 suggested donation for non-members. Free for museum members, children, and current GW students, faculty, and staff.
The museum is located on GW's Foggy Bottom campus, 27 miles from Dulles International Airport, 5 miles from Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, and 2.5 miles from Union Station.
Make an appointment to explore the Washingtoniana Collection.
The library's 20,000-volume, multilingual collection offers artistic, cultural, historical, and technical information related to textiles, rugs, and costume.
The museum works with GW's Office of Disability Support Services to ensure its exhibitions, programs, and services are accessible to all audiences.