National Museum of Women in the Arts

National Museum of Women in the Arts

1250 New York Ave NW, Washington (DC), 20005-3970, United States

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(202) 783-5000

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Now CLOSED
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MO 10:00 – 17:00 SA 10:00 – 17:00
TU 10:00 – 17:00 SU 12:00 – 17:00
WE 10:00 – 17:00
TH 10:00 – 17:00
FR 10:00 – 17:00
About

NMWA is the only major museum in the world solely dedicated to recognizing women’s creative contributions.

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Description

The National Museum of Women in the Arts brings recognition to the achievements of women artists of all periods and nationalities by exhibiting, preserving, acquiring, and researching art by women and by teaching the public about their accomplishments.

To fulfill its mission, the museum cares for and displays a permanent collection, presents special exhibitions, conducts education programs, maintains a Library and Research Center, publishes a member magazine and books on women artists, and supports a network of state and international committees. NMWA also serves as a center for the performing and literary arts and other creative disciplines. If you are interested in hosting an event at NMWA, please visit: http://nmwa.org/host-event.

Founded 04/07/1987
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