Visiting Katzen Arts Center

Google map: 4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 20016

(And please note separate location for AU's Greenberg Theatre: 4200 Wisconsin Ave.)


The AU Museum and store are open Wedesday–Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., except during exhibit installations.

Check the museum homepage for special events, heath/safety guidelines, and more.

The Art Department and Performing Arts Department main offices are in the Katzen Rotunda, room 101.

Open Monday-Friday, 9:00 to 5:00, as well as select Saturdays, 9:00 to 2:00, during the spring and fall for tours and info sessions.

Box Office: Monday–Friday, 11:00 to 4:00, and one hour before performances.

Phone: 202-885-2787
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Free on weekends and after 5:00 p.m. on weekdays in the Katzen's underground garage.

Paid parking is available 8:00 to 5:00 on weekdays.

Public Transportation

The closest Metro station is the Tenleytown/AU stop on the red line. From the Metro, you can take the AU shuttle bus to Katzen from the corner of Albemarle and 40th Street. Buses run every 10-15 minutes and all routes (Blue, Red, and Green) serve Katzen.

Metrobus routes:

  • N4 and N6 pass the Katzen on Massachusetts Ave. 
  • M4 and N2 pass the Katzen on Nebraska Ave. at Ward Circle


The Katzen Arts Center and AU Museum are fully accessible. To request accommodations for persons with special needs, contact Maria Benzie at 202-885-3668 or

AU's Greenberg Theatre is located at 4200 Wisconsin Ave. NW.