Hours and Closings

Our building at 201 East Capitol Street is closed due to the start of a multi-year building renovation.

No Visitor Access

Public access to our historic building on Capitol Hill for exhibitions, events, tours, and research is currently unavailable and will not resume until construction is complete.

More information for researchers

Box Office

The Folger Box Office is currently closed. To reach a box office associate, please email folgerboxoffice@folger.edu or call (202) 544-7077, Monday-Friday, 12-5pm.

Performances and events will take place at other venues around Washington, DC. Find events

Phone Hours

General Information

Call the main phone line at (202) 544-4600 during our regular business hours: Monday through Friday, 8:45am – 4:45pm.

Box Office

The Folger box office is available by phone at (202) 544-7077, Monday through Friday, 12pm-5pm.  You can also reach a box office associate by emailing folgerboxoffice@folger.edu.