Daily: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Members and groups receive early entry: 9:00–10:00 a.m. (except on Sundays)
Closed Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year’s Day.
Closes at 4:00 p.m. Christmas Eve.
Subject to change seasonally. Excludes evening events or programs supporting and approved by Museum of the Bible. Please contact Customer Service with any questions at (866) 430-MOTB or customerservice@mBible.org.
Please Note: The museum will close early at 4:00 p.m. EST on Friday, December 15, for a private event. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Please Note: The New Testament Theater is closed until mid-March 2024 for an exciting renovation that includes a new video, improvements to the theater, and the transformation of the foyer into an immersive area where guests will engage with the story of Jesus on the road to Emmaus. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Become a member and enjoy free entry, free access to tours and attractions, and more. Remember, you can apply the cost of your ticket(s) toward membership by calling Customer Service or speaking with a guest relations associate at the Ticketing counter in the museum.
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For Your Visit
Before your visit, download the official Museum of the Bible (MOTB) app. Use the app to manage your tickets, explore the museum virtually before you arrive, check out events and take in-museum tours the day of your visit, and more. The app also has suggested itineraries for 60, 90, and 120-minute long visits to maximize your time. You can also download the itineraries here.
Want More Time at the Museum?
Did you know you can purchase a discounted second-day ticket up to 10 days after your visit? Present your ticket at Ticketing or call Customer Service to take advantage of this offer.
We highly suggest guests utilize the Metro as parking is very limited in the area. Museum of the Bible is conveniently located within steps of the Federal Center SW Metro Station, which can be reached on the Blue, Orange, and Silver lines. Visit www.WMATA.com for up-to-date information on the Metro and buses.
We recommend booking convenient and affordable parking in advance through SpotHero, the nation’s leading parking reservation app. To reserve your parking spot, visit the Museum of the Bible's SpotHero Parking Page and book a spot with rates up to 50% off drive-up.
Colonial #177 - Federal Center
Hours of Operation
Monday–Friday: 6:00 a.m.–9:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
1 hour $11; Daily max $21; Weekend flat rate $15
Colonial #256 Parking
Hours of Operation
Monday–Sunday: 24 hours
1 hour $11; Daily max $24
Toilets can be found on all floors.
Baby changing facilities are found in the family restrooms on Floors B1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6.
Mother's room (for breastfeeding) is located on Floor 1 by the main restrooms.
Museum of the Bible is committed to providing our visitors with a museum experience that is accessible for all ages and abilities.