Maps and Floor Plans

Map of the National Mall showing location of museums

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Ten Smithsonian museums are located around the perimeter of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., from 3rd to 15th Streets between Constitution and Independence Avenues, approximately 1 mile (1.6 km). Four additional Smithsonian museums are located within a mile and a half (2.4 km) of the National Mall, and three other Smithsonian museums are in surrounding neighborhoods accessible by public transportation.


Congress established two new museums in 2020. Visit the National Museum of the American Latino and the Smithsonian American Women’s History Museum websites to learn more.