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Phone: (202) 633-4600
Address: 950 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20560
Smithsonian Station is the closest station to the Museum of African Art. The Smithsonian Station has two exits; make sure to leave through the 12th St & Independence Ave Exit. You could end up blocks from the museum if you leave through the wrong exit.
The museum is also accessible via L’Enfant Plaza Station, but you will have to walk a little further. Leave the station through the Maryland Ave/Smithsonian Museums Exit. See the map and directions shown below to find suggested routes to the museum.
From Smithsonian Metro Station
From L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station