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The Arts Club of Washington is a museum and art gallery

Auditorium & Gallery

The Arts Club of Washington is located in the historic Monroe House, a beautifully furnished historic mansion, once the home of President James Monroe with a central and convenient location, just a few blocks from the White House. The clubhouse is comprised of the Monroe House, the adjoining MacFeely House, and a large walled garden. The Club House galleries are opened to the public five days a week. Private guided tours can be also arranged with advance notice. Please call 202-331-7282 ext 119.

Visiting Hours

The Arts Club of Washington is open from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday and from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Saturday, and during evening hours for scheduled events.

The Arts Club is closed on Sunday, Monday and Holidays.

Hours are subject to change.

Club Address Hours

Arts Club of Washington
2017 I St. NW
Washington, DC 20006

To Reach the Club by Phone

Tel: 202-331-7282
Fax: 202-857-3678



The Club is a walking distance from several Metro stations.

The Blue, Orange and Silver Lines: The Club is midway between the Foggy Bottom and Farragut West Metro Stations. Located on the same side of I Street, Farragut West Stations is only a short two-block walk (exit on 18th Street—I side).

Red Line: A few blocks from the Farragut North Station (exit on 18th Street side).


I Street NW is one-way westbound. The Arts Club is located between 20th and 21st NW before the intersection of I Street NW, Pennsylvania Avenue NW and 21st Street NW.

Northbound, from 20th Street NW and turn left on I Street NW.

Southbound, from 21st Street NW, turn left on Pennsylvania Avenue NW, turn left on 20th Street NW and turn left on I Street NW.

Westbound from Capitol Hill, take Pennsylvania Avenue NW to the White House, turn right on 15th Street NW and left on I Street NW.

Eastbound from Georgetown, take M Street NW to the Washington Circle, turn right on Pennsylvania Avenue NW, turn left on 20th Street NW and turn left on I Street NW.

Bus lines

Metro Bus routes: 30N, 30S, 32, 33, 36, 37 & 39.

Closest Airport

Reagan National Airport (DCA) is only a few miles from the Club and a quick 15 minutes taxi ride. The airport is also accessible via the Metro Blue Line.

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