Open daily 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
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.
Coleman Hawkins became the first artist to raise the tenor saxophone to the status of a solo instrument in jazz. He toured Europe from 1934 to 1939. “Body and Soul” was his most famous record in a long and distinguished career.