National Building Museum

This is a building devoted to buildings. The National Building Museum celebrates America's achievement in the building arts. Housed in the 1887 Pension Building, the museum's exhibits demystify the building process and show changing architectural styles and construction techniques. The permanent collection claims 75,000 photographs, 68,000 prints and drawings, and 10,000 objects, including architectural elements and samples of building materials.

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401 F St. NW

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