A Vibrant Home for Culture, Education, and City Life on Capitol Hill

Located in the exquisitely renovated Civil War-era Old Naval Hospital, Hill Center Galleries consists of six distinct exhibition spaces. Providing a unique viewing experience, many of the galleries feature fourteen foot ceilings and elegant eight foot windows.

Hill Center presents a year-round schedule of rotating exhibits highlighting contemporary works by emerging and established regional artists. Hundreds of artists have been featured since our opening in 2011.

All artwork is available for purchase with a portion of proceeds supporting free programs at Hill Center.


Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-7 p.m.
Fridays: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
Saturdays: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sundays: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Occasional closings for special events—please call 202-549-4172 for confirmation of open hours on a particular day.


Current Exhibitions

Sponsored by Dare Johnson Wenzler, Realtor
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Join us for the Closing Reception on Wednesday, September 20 from 7:30-9 p.m.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Pottery on the Hill 2017

Pottery on the Hill 2017

October 27 - 29, 2017

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Samples of Work

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