Visit The Octagon


  • We are open for fall hours (Friday and Saturday 11am-4pm)
  • Free guided tours are available 11am & 3pm (roughly 45 mins)


  • $10/adult
  • $5/children and teens under 18; free for children under 5
  • $5/DC residents, students, teachers, seniors, and military
  • Octagon members receive free entry and more! Become a member >

Preparing for your visit

Please be advised:

  • Masks are strongly encouraged (regardless of vaccination status).
  • Last entry into the building is at 3:30 PM!
  • The Octagon is not ADA accessible; however, we do offer a wonderful online tour of the spaces on our website.
  • For groups of 10 or more, please email for reservations and booking options. We request at 2 weeks advance notice; large group tours will not be available during the museum’s general open hours.


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Location & contact info
(202) 626 7439

1799 New York Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20006

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