Our hours have changed due to the start of a multi-year building renovation in 2020.
Exhibitions, Tours, and Research Visits
Daytime public access to our historic building for exhibitions, tours, and research is currently unavailable and will not resume until construction is complete.
Our doors will stay open for Folger Theatre’s The Merry Wives of Windsor and ticketed evening events through Mar 1, after which all public events will take place at other venues around Washington, DC. Find events
The Folger Box Office will be open for walk-up service Monday–Saturday from noon – 5pm, with extended hours on days with performances. For access to the box office and events in the theater, please use the building entrance near the corner of East Capitol Street and 3rd Street SE.
Call the main phone line at (202) 544-4600 during our regular business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:45am – 4:45pm.
Call the Folger box office at (202) 544-7077.