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Renovation Notice

The gardens will be closed to the public from July 10, 2017, until March 15, 2018. A reduced season pass is available.

Galleries

The Dumbarton Oaks Museum reopened to the public in 2008, following several years of renovation. The redesigned galleries present the collections in several adjacent galleries.

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The Dumbarton Oaks Museum features permanent gallery exhibitions as well as changing special exhibitions. The Byzantine and Pre-Columbian Galleries comprise individual, permanent displays that are home to the two focused collections of Byzantine and Pre-Columbian art. The House Collection of western Medieval Art is featured in the Music Room. Additional spaces, including the Special Exhibition Gallery, the Textile Gallery, the Orientation Gallery, and the Rare Book Gallery, house changing exhibitions on themes selected by the curators.

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