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Open Hours

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

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.
Become a member now.

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.

Download the MOTB App on Google Play
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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.


Non-Member Adult (18–64)
Non-Member Senior (65+) Walk-Up
Military, First Responders, and Students Walk-Up with ID
Non-Member Youth (5–17)
Non-Member Child (0–4)


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 for up-to-date information on the Metro and buses.

Parking Recommendation

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

409 3rd St. SW Washington, DC 20024

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

(202) 554-0795

Colonial #256 Parking

500 C St. SW Washington, DC 20024

Hours of Operation
Monday–Sunday: 24 hours

1 hour $11; Daily max $24

(202) 484-3426

SP+ Parking @ Patriots Plaza

395 E St. SW Washington, DC 20024

Hours of Operation
Monday–Friday: 6:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.

1 hour $11; Daily max $21

(202) 682-1450

Museum Map

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Restroom Facilities

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.