Due to inclement weather, the Smithsonian American Art Museum will close early on Friday, January 28 at 5:30 p.m.
SAAM and the Renwick Gallery will both open at noon on Saturday, January 29. Please check https://www.si.edu/visit/hours for updates about the Smithsonian museum operating status.
Smithsonian American Art Museum
Thurs–Sun 11:30 a.m.–7 p.m.
Renwick Gallery
Thurs–Sun 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
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TOURS AT SMITHSONIAN AMERICAN ART MUSEUM
As a public health precaution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, all our on-site public tours and events are currently suspended. Visitors may use their smartphone to access a QR code via signage in the museum for a self-guided tour.
TOURS AT THE RENWICK GALLERY
As a public health precaution to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, all our on-site public tours and events are currently suspended. Visitors may use their smartphone to access a QR code via signage in the museum for a self-guided tour.
SCHEDULE A GROUP TOUR
As a public health precaution, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, in-person group tours at SAAM and the Renwick Gallery are restricted.  
SCHOOL GROUP TOURS
As a public health precaution, to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, in-person school tours at SAAM or the Renwick Gallery are suspended. Free interactive classroom videoconference options are available for students in K-12.  SAAM’s virtual learning program is lead by our team of educators and offers students in both the DMV area and around the world with highly interactive, inquiry-driven, object-centered lesson plans that explore a range of topics aligned with national curriculum standards. To learn more about SAAM’s virtual classroom offerings, visit our program page. If you are from outside the Washington, DC metro area please book your lesson, by contacting Rebecca Fulcher at FulcherR@si.edu or call (202) 633-8537. If your school is in the DC metro region please fill out our tour request form. Please note docent-led virtual tour reservations must be made 3-4 weeks in advance.
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