Open daily 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
(Closed December 25)
Admission is always free!
2 Massachusetts Ave., N.E.
Washington, DC 20002
The museum's main entrance is located on the corner of First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE. Other entrances have variable hours.
Before marrying into the Hancock family, Lydia Hendman (1714-1776) was the daughter of a bookseller in Boston. She was extremely close to her nephew and adopted son, John. John Hancock named one of his children after her.