As a public health precaution due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), the National Law Enforcement Museum closed to the public temporarily on Saturday, March 14, 2020. Please watch for re-opening updates here on the website as well as on our social media platforms.

Convenient Location

The National Law Enforcement Museum at the Motorola Solutions Foundation Building is located in Judiciary Square – 444 E Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001 — just blocks from the National Mall and numerous DC landmarks.

There is easy access to Judiciary Square Metro, parking, lodging, and many dining options nearby.

Hours of Operation

Unless otherwise noted, the Museum is open Sunday- Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm (last entry at 5 pm).

The Museum is closed on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Our Ticket page and ticket purchase options will return when the Museum reopens.


Individual admission prices are as follows:

  • Adult (13-64) – $21.95
  • Youth (ages 0-12) – $0 – Applicable to Family entry only. Discount does not apply to groups of 10 or more.
  • Seniors (ages 65 and up) – $19.95
  • College student with ID – $19.95
  • Law Enforcement Professional or Military (ID should be provided) – $17.95
  • Survivor – $17.00

Please note there is an additional charge for some Museum exhibits and features.

Resources are available for visitors in English, Mandarin, Spanish, German, and French.

Groups (10+ Visitors)

The Museum offers a variety of add-ons including tours, workshops, and activity carts for both adult and student groups. Group visitors will enjoy discounted admission, specialized workshops, lectures and more.

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Come enjoy sandwiches, salads, snacks, and hot and cold drinks in our relaxed, self-serve café located on the Museum’s mezzanine level.


The Museum is committed to providing resources and assistance to ensure all visitors have an enjoyable and comfortable experience. Our facility is fully wheelchair accessible including all exhibits, the Visitor Services desk, Museum Store, and Café. Service animals are welcome in the Museum. Please visit the Ticketing and Information Desk with access questions or requests for resources. For questions prior to your visit, please contact Visitor Services at 202.737.7862 or email for more information.

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