Plan Your Visit

A group of visitors in front of a historic house
Things to Do

Tour the historic house, see exhibits, explore the grounds, and watch the film.

A sign for the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site visitor center with leaves in foreground
Basic Information

Find out about operating hours and seasons, fees and passes, and permits and reservations.

An actor dressed as Frederick Douglass talks to a crowd

Attend special events and programs.

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Directions & Transportation

Find directions for driving, walking, biking, or public transportation to the site.

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We strive to make the site accessible for everybody.

Last updated: August 5, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

1411 W Street SE
Washington, DC 20020


This phone number is to the ranger offices at the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site.

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