Smithsonian

1200 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20004

  • orange Line
  • silver Line
  • blue Line

Directions to/from the station

Parking:

  • Daily:
    • None
  • Metered Spaces:
    • None
  • Reserved Parking:
    • None
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Bikes:

Car Sharing:

  • None

Bus Maps:

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Platforms at this station

There are 2 platforms at this station:
O Line B Line

The orange, blue are side platforms.

Learn more about center-platforms for accessibility

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Station Notes

Independence Avenue escalator replacement begins January 23, 2017

Centrally located on the National Mall near many museums, be prepared for longer lines and limited access during large scale events.

Station Times

Station opens at 5:10 AM (Mon - Fri) | 7:10 AM (Sat - Sun)
The Mall entrance closes at 10:00 pm daily.

FIRST TRAINS
Rail Lines Mon - Fri Sat - Sun
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield 5:20 AM 7:20 AM
Silver Line Blue Line Largo Town Center 5:54 AM 7:54 AM
Orange Line New Carrollton 5:32 AM 7:32 AM
Orange Line Vienna/Fairfax-GMU 5:25 AM 7:25 AM
Silver Line Wiehle-Reston East 5:27 AM 7:27 AM
LAST TRAINS
Rail Lines   Daily
Blue Line Franconia-Springfield   11:50 PM
Silver Line Blue Line Largo Town Center   12:09 AM
Orange Line New Carrollton   11:57 PM
Orange Line Vienna/Fairfax-GMU   12:01 AM
Silver Line Wiehle-Reston East   11:37 PM

First and last train times beginning June 25, 2017

Beginning June 25, Metrorail system hours will change, resulting in changes to first and last train times.
The times displayed on this page are currently in effect. Use the chart below to see how first and last train times will change, effective June 25.

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