One of many fountains at Dumbarton Oaks

(©Carol Highsmith)

Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection

Site of the United Nations 1944 beginnings, a 19th-century manse plus Philip Johnson-designed pavilion. Library for Byzantine, pre-Columbian and garden studies. Gift shop. Museum: Tu-Su 11:30 am-5:30 pm. Ten-acre formal gardens: Tu-Su 2-6 pm. Museum free. Gardens $10, seniors $8, students/children (12 and under) $5. Arrange in advance for guided tours.

Address: 
1703 32nd St. NW
Washington, DC 20007
United States
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Map of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection