Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
700 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20560
The Smithsonian’s Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden is a leading voice for contemporary art and culture and provides a national platform for the art and artists of our time. This museum displays the art of our time in a cylindrical building and adjoining plaza and sunken sculpture garden.
The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden seeks to share the transformative power of modern and contemporary art with audiences at all levels of awareness and understanding by creating meaningful, personal experiences in which art, artists, audiences and ideas converge. They enhance public understanding and appreciation of contemporary art through acquisition, exhibitions, education and public programs, conservation, and research.