Hirshhorn Plaza

The Hirshhorn is located prominently on the National Mall, at the corner of 7th St. SW and Independence Ave. SW.

Metro and Bus

The closest Metro station is L’Enfant Plaza (Green, Yellow, Orange, and Blue lines). The DC Circulator bus runs every 10 minutes throughout the National Mall and costs $1. Get off at stop 14, just north of the Hirshhorn. Children under 5 ride free with a paying adult rider. Cash (exact change) and SmarTrip® cards are accepted. The free Southwest Shuttle runs every 10 minutes among the Southwest Waterfront, L’Enfant Plaza, and the Hirshhorn. Get off at the National Mall stop, just south of the Hirshhorn.


Bike parking is available near the Museum’s entrance, just off Independence Ave. SW. The closest bike share is Capital Bikeshare at 7th St. SW and C St. NW, a block south of the Museum.


Street parking is limited; please read signs carefully for parking hours and permit restrictions. Parking is available along Jefferson Drive SW for visitors with disabilities. The closest parking garages are at L’Enfant Plaza (480 L’Enfant Plaza SW) and Capital Gallery (600 Maryland Ave. SW).