We missed you

Share your best Hirshhorn memories with #Hirshhorn. Let’s reunite and make more. Our Museum building is open, Wed-Sun, with a few twists — see what’s new!

Art that responds, reflects, and asks you to ask questions

The Hirshhorn is the national museum of modern and contemporary art, exploring the art and ideas of our time. We’re committed to sharing the power of art—to bring people together, to offer inspiration, to respond to history in real time—with everyone, for free.

Our building is open Wednesday–Sunday (10 am–5:30 pm), and our outdoor sculpture garden is open daily (10 am–4:30 pm). Plan your visit.

But the Hirshhorn is more than just a destination. Our conversations with today’s artists are recorded and available on our YouTube.

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Events, workshops, and artist talks – in person and online.

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Art is Everywhere, Including Home

Two toddlers lean over a large bin filled with loose green, yellow, and blue materials. Each child has one hand inside the bin, and their faces look in toward the materials.

Create

Craving a creative break? Kids of all ages (or the kid at heart) can stay engaged with unique projects released every week. 

Watch

Subscribe to our YouTube channel and journey into the studios, homes, and minds of the most creative people in the world.

Visitor with headphones on looks at art work on wall.

Connect

Make art part of your routine. Sign up for one of our newsletters and follow us @hirshhorn on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

Curator Marina Isgro on zoom with artists Camille Henrot and Akwetey Orraca-Tetteh

Think

Ruminate with today’s artists on today’s issues. There are many ways to watch our artists talks, past and future. Ask your question now.

SHARE OUR VISION

The Hirshhorn is planning two important projects: a revitalization of the Sculpture Garden and repairs to the Museum’s envelope. Each supports our mission, enhances visitor experience and resolves critical infrastructure needs.