National Building Museum
THE NATIONAL BUILDING MUSEUM INSPIRES CURIOSITY ABOUT THE WORLD WE DESIGN AND BUILD. - National Building Museum
Welcome to The National Building Museum, the museum of architecture, design, engraving, construction, and urban planning that is located within the heart of our nation's capital.
Designed itself in the renaissance revival style, the National Building Museum boasts 75-foot tall Corinthian Columns as well as a 1200 foot terra Cotta Frieze within the architecturally stunning Great Hall. This fantastic museum works to 'transform the understanding of the history and impact of architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, and design' through various exhibits, educational programs, and special events. The museum has appealed to all ages and interests and allows for self-guided tours or docent-led activities for groups and field trips. Explore the Animals Collection, House and Home, PLAY WORK BUILD, and so much more inside!
Be sure to save plenty of time to visit the onsite Firehook Cafe and Museum Shop before you go!