The Phillips Collection


Above is a painting by Pierre-Auguste Renoir titled “Luncheon of the Boating Party

This weekend explore the mind and works of artist Vincent Van Gogh at the Phillips Collection in Washington D.C.. Phillips Collection, located at 1600 21st street, NW Washington DC 20009. It will be displaying the “Van Gogh Repetitions” exhibition until January 26th. Tickets cost 12 dollars for adults and are free if you are under 18 years old.

The exhibition features 35 of Van Gogh’s paintings and works on paper and displays some of his most famous pieces such as “The Road Mender” and “La Moulin de La Galette.”

Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Tuesday to Saturday and 11 am to 6 pm on Sunday. It is closed on Mondays.

Phillips Collection also features several other exhibitions. Up until January 12th, the gallery will be displaying “Shaping a Modern Identity,” a collection of 16 photographs from Joseph and Charlotte Lichtenberg’s collection. The fee to view this collection is included in the general admission.

Phillips Collection also has a store and a cafe inside, but I recommend that you walk about a quarter mile to P street where there is a variety of restaurants and cafes such as Soltan Kabob House and Obelisk.