April 08, 2017
12 PM – 1 PM
The Phillips Collection
1600 21st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009 (Map)
Visitors 62 and over: $10
FREE for members and visitors 18 and under.
*Includes admission to special exhibition “Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque”
AboutTake a tour of world-class works of art from The Phillips Collection’s renowned holdings of modern art. Explore landscape masterworks and nature’s significance in French and American modern art movements. Paintings by Renoir and Rothko, Bonnard and O’Keeffe, van Gogh and Diebenkorn are among the many stunning impressionist and modern works you’ll find at the museum. Its distinctive building combines extensive new galleries with the former home of its founder, Duncan Phillips.
Purchase of ticket to the tour includes admission to the special exhibition visiting the US for the time Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque, as well as all other exhibitions on view.
Using Metrorail, take the Red Line to Dupont Circle station and take the Q Street exit from the station. Go left (west) one block on Q Street to 21st Street, NW. The museum is located at 1600 21st Street, the first block to the right from Q Street.
The Phillips is accessible via several Metrobus lines. The 37, 42, H1, L1, N2, N3, N4, N6, D1, D2, D3, D6, and G2 lines stop within two blocks of the museum.
BY DC CIRCULATOR
The DC Circulator bus runs every 10 minutes and costs $1 each way.
The Dupont Circle-Georgetown-Rosslyn route stops at 19th and N Streets, NW. From there, head north on 19th Street towards Dupont Circle. Turn left and continue around Dupont Circle. Turn left at Massachusetts Avenue, then turn right onto 21st Street. The Phillips Collection is located on the left at 1600 21st Street, NW.
For more information, visit http://www.dccirculator.com/
BY CAPITAL BIKESHARE
Bike to the Phillips using DC’s bikesharing program. Simply take a bike from one of over 190 stations in DC or Arlington and Alexandria in Virginia and return it to a docking station near the museum. The closest docking stations to The Phillips Collection are located at:
Massachusetts Avenue and Dupont Circle, NW
20th and O Streets, NW
For information about membership, fees, and additional station locations, visit http://www.capitalbikeshare.com/.
FROM BALTIMORE, MARYLAND
Take I-95 South to I-495 West. From I-495 take exit 33, Connecticut Avenue (south), toward Chevy Chase. Stay on Connecticut Avenue for about 8 miles, then turn right on R Street. Turn left from R Street on 21st Street. The Phillips Collection is located on the right at 1600 21st Street, NW.
FROM ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA, AND POINTS WEST
Take Route 50 or I-66 to the Roosevelt Bridge. Take the E Street Expressway (a left exit). Stay on E Street through a tunnel. Immediately after the tunnel, turn left on 20th Street. Continue on 20th Street for several blocks. Turn left on Massachusetts Avenue, then turn right on Florida Avenue. At the third traffic light (before the light at Connecticut Avenue), take a sharp right on 21st Street. The Phillips Collection is located on the right at 1600 21st Street, NW.
FROM RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
Take I-95 North to I-395. Continue on I-395 across the 14th Street bridge. Continue on 14th Street (Route 1). After several blocks, turn left on I Street. Turn right on 20th Street. Turn left on Massachusetts Avenue, then turn right on Florida Avenue. At the third traffic light (before the light at Connecticut Avenue), take a sharp right on 21st Street. The Phillips Collection is located on the right at 1600 21st Street, NW.