[Calendar Advisory] Museum of the Bible Announces New Hours of Operation for Spring and Summer Visitors

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Museum of the Bible has adjusted its hours of operation to account for seasonal changes, with new hours to take effect April 1, 2018. The change comes during the Cherry Blossom Festival, the traditional start of tourist season in the nation’s capital. 
Spring and summer bring an influx of tourists to Washington, D.C., and by adjusting the hours Museum of the Bible can invite larger numbers of visitors to engage with the Bible as part of their visit to the city.” 
The museum encourages guests to plan their visit in advance by booking tickets at https://www.museumofthebible.org/tickets. 
Museum of the Bible hours of operation:   
Museum Hours (July 1 – March 31)
Member and Group Hours:          9 – 10 a.m. MondaySaturday
General Public Hours:               10 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily 
Extended Spring Hours (April 1 – June 30)
Member and Group Hours:          9 – 10 a.m. MondaySaturday
General Public Hours:               10 a.m. – 6 p.m. daily 
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day
Close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve
*Subject to change seasonally and based on actual attendance
**Excludes evening events or programs supported and approved by Museum of the Bible
Museum of the Bible opened to the public November 2017. Timed tickets to the 430,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art museum are available for both general admission and group reservations. Tickets are required for entry, are limited, and are available at:www.museumofthebible.org/tickets
About Museum of the Bible
Museum of the Bible is an innovative, global, educational institution whose purpose is to invite all people to engage with the Bible. Making its grand opening to the public in November 2017, Museum of the Bible’s 430,000-square-foot building is located just three blocks from the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. Museum of the Bible aims to be among the most technologically advanced and engaging museums in the world. With over 1 billion impressions, Museum of the Bible is the highest profile museum in the country and holds the largest assembly of biblical artifacts and texts in the world.