How to donate to red cross hurricane irma relief
How to donate to Red Cross Hurricane Harvey relief

No more in-person passes to National Museum of African-American History

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Big changes to timed passes for the National Museum of African-American History and Culture are coming Dec. 19.

The biggest change is that the museum will no longer distribute their same-day, in-person passes at 9:15 a.m. The other changes are:

  • Same-day, online, timed passes will be available only through the museum’s website, beginning at 6:30 a.m. daily.
  • A limited number of walk-up passes will be available starting at 1 p.m. on weekdays.
  • No walk-up passes will be available on weekends due to high visitation.
  • Non-commercial groups of 10 or more will be able to schedule their visit up to one year in advance through the museum website.