Jewish Historical Society of Greater Washington | Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum

About Us: Contact Us

Office

701 4th Street, NW, Suite 200, Washington, D.C. 20001 - map

Phone: (202) 789-0900
Fax: (202) 789-0485
Email: info@jhsgw.org

Historic 1876 synagogue - Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum

Corner of Third & G Streets, NW - map

Open to the public - visit us or arrange a group tour
By appointment or Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday | 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
For admittance, call (202) 789-0900 or ring doorbell at office half a block west on G Street

Directions

METRO

Due to limited parking, taking Metro is strongly recommended.
View a Metro map, or plan your trip on the Metro.

Go to the Judiciary Square station on the Red Line and use the F Street exit. At the top of the escalator at the street level, turn right and proceed down F Street.
Museum: Walk two blocks to Third & F. Turn left at Third Street and walk one block. At the corner of Third & G, the museum is the small, red brick building on the right, surrounded by a black iron fence.
Office: Walk one block to Fourth & F. Turn left at Fourth Street and walk one block. At Fourth & G, the office is in the three-story, white building. Our door is down on G Street after the bay windows.

DRIVING

Starting on Monday, September 8:
Lane closures expected on H Street, NW, and Massachusetts Avenue, NW, between 2nd and 4th Streets, NW. Expected to last 18-24 months.
Monday through Friday: 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

From Maryland or D.C.

Take Massachusetts Avenue eastbound toward Union Station. Pass through Dupont Circle continuing on Massachusetts Avenue. From Massachusetts Avenue, turn right onto 9th Street for one short block. Make your first left at the light onto K Street to continue on Massachusetts. The Marriott Renaissance hotel will be in front of you. As you approach Third Street, you will see a green highway sign that reads: "3rd Street South and 395 South." Turn right onto Third Street. Pass the highway ramp on the left.
Museum: The museum is on the left at the next light. It is a small, red brick building surrounded by a black iron fence at the corner of Third and G Streets, NW.
Office: Turn right at the next light and our office is in the three-story, white building on the right on that next block. Our door is on G Street.

From Virginia

Take the 14th Street Bridge to SE/SW Freeway (395 North). Use the US Senate exit through the 3rd Street tunnel. Exit at Massachusetts Avenue. Pass through the light at Massachusetts (Georgetown Law School will be on the right) and turn left at the next light on H Street. Follow H Street back across Massachusetts Avenue (you will go in a big U) and after crossing Massachusetts Avenue, the street becomes Third Street. Pass the highway ramp on the left.
Museum: The museum is on the left at the next light. It is a small, red brick building surrounded by a black iron fence at the corner of Third and G Streets, NW.
Office: Turn right at the next light and our office is in the three-story, white building on the right on that next block. Our door is on G Street.

Parking

Weekdays: Limited metered street parking is available. The closest garage is at the red marker on the below map.

Weekends: Additional street parking may be available on Sundays. Many nearby garages are closed. As of May 2013, the garages marked with a P on the below map have weekend hours. Please check with individual locations for current hours.


View JHSGW Parking Options in a larger map