National Geographic Events
10 a.m. – 6 p.m., 7 days a week
The Museum is a private, nonprofit institution. Your admission fee helps the Museum deliver world-class exhibitions and programming. We welcome visitors to enjoy the M Street Lobby photography exhibit, the light box photography exhibit, Tuesday at noon films, tours, and drop-in activities free of charge.
The prices below include access to all exhibitions.
Please visit the Ticket Desk at the 17th Street entrance for information about National Geographic, our exhibitions, 3-D films, programs, National Geographic Live! events, and the neighborhood.
Special ticket packages are available for National Geographic Live! and Museum events. Please refer to the season program schedule for a full list of events and prices.
National Geographic Live! Speaker Events:
Unless indicated otherwise, all National Geographic Live! events in Washington, D.C., take place at the Gilbert H. Grosvenor Auditorium, a comfortable and intimate 385-seat theater located in the Society’s headquarters building.
Learn how to bring a student group (school, summer camp, scout, or other youth group) to the Museum and Live! events.
Questions? Contact us.