We are open Saturday, January 20 through Monday, January 22 along with the rest of the Smithsonian museums and National Zoo. We are awaiting guidance on how the government shutdown might impact our operating status beyond Monday.

About Us

Skylights in the museum's great hall

Press Room

Welcome to the online press room for the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery. Here journalists will find contacts, press releases, and information concerning the museum's public programs, and exhibitions.

Contact Us

Concetta Duncan
Head of Communications
DuncanC@si.edu
202-633-9989


For Press Inquiries:
Marielba Alvarez
AlvarezMA@si.edu
202-633-2585

 

For Image and Filming Requests:
Ellie Skochdopole
SkochdopoleE@si.edu
202-633-8299

To obtain permission to use an image for non-profit or commercial use please visit the museum’s Rights & Reproductions page.