National Archives

In a Classical Revival "temple" just off the Mall, the National Archives hold the nation's document treasures, including the Declaration of Independence, two pages of the Constitution and the first ten amendments of the Bill of Rights (1791).

Useful information

Address:

700 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

10am‑5.30pm

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