Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

700 Independence Ave SW, National Mall at 7th Street, Washington, DC 20560


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The first museum on the National Mall devoted to modern art and one of the world’s leading museums of contemporary and modern art. 

The collection focuses on art of the post–World War II period, with particular emphasis on works made during the last 50 years. 

Housed in a cylindrical Gordon Bunshaft-designed building, and includes a 1.3-acre sunken sculpture garden.

Exhibitions & Dates

  • Mark Bradford, Pickett's Charge

    Nov 8 2017 - Nov 8 2021

    Transforming the historic Gettysburg imagery into a series of eight powerful, abstract paintings

  • Pat Steir

    Oct 24 2018 - May 10 2020

    An immersive new suite of 28 signature "Waterfall" paintings create an immense color wheel