National Gallery of Art tour with an art historian
Activities

National Gallery of Art tour with an art historian

Language: English , French
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: from 2 hours to 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Wander the rooms of the National Gallery with an expert guide
  • Find out more about the lives and works of the most famous artists
  • Admire masterpieces by Leonardo Da Vinci, Claude Monet, and many more
What to expect

Take part in an engaging, in-depth visit to the National Gallery of Arts with an expert art historian guide! Discover the museum’s history and its masterpieces by some of the world’s most acclaimed artists.

Learn about the lives and careers of Raphael, Da Vinci, Titian, Rembrandt, Monet, and Van Gogh as you wander the rooms of the National Gallery. If none of the following names ring a bell to you, your guide will make sure that they do by the end of the tour.

The National Gallery of Art houses a collection of paintings from 1300 onwards, there is no shortage of choice. You'll go from the only Da Vinci painting in America before fast-forwarding to Monet’s 'Japanese Footbridge' to witness the different styles and evolutions in art.

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitised between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • Contactless payment is available for tips and extras
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative result from a recent antigen or molecular test may be required, please check the local requirements before your visit.
  • What's included
    • Entrance ticket
    • Professional art historian guide
    What's not included
    • Temporary exhibitions
    Where

    Constitution Avenue Northwest, Washington, DC, USA

    Meeting point:
    At the entrance of the National Gallery of Art on Constitution Avenue.
    What to remember
    • The minimum number of participants for this tour is 2
    • It is suggested to wear comfortable shoes
    • There will be the possibility to seat on the museum’s benches throughout the visit
    • This guided tour is suitable for guests with accessibility needs. People assisting guests with disabilities can access for free
    • All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible (wheelchairs are also provided by the museum on a first come first serve basis)
    • Luggage and other oversized bags are not permitted in the checkrooms or galleries (max 17x26 inches)
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    Provider
    Art With Tosca
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 50% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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