Katzen Arts Center & AU Museum Overview
AU Admissions Welcome Center: open Monday to Friday, 9:00 to 5:00, and during the spring and fall open Saturdays, 9:00 to 2:00. Please see also Tours & Info Sessions. The Welcome Center is located on the second floor of the Katzen Rotunda—park underground in P2 and take the elevator directly up to the second floor.
AU Museum & Store: open Tuesday to Sunday, 11:00 to 4:00
See also AU Museum.
Argo Tea: (adjoins AU Museum Store) open 8:00 to 6:00, Monday–Friday
Parking: Free on weekends and after 5:00 on weekdays in the Katzen's underground garage (metered 9:00 to 5:00 on weekdays)
Facilities: In addition to AU Museum, the Katzen Arts Center houses the Abramson Family Recital Hall, Studio Theatre, Dance Studio, and the Departments of Art and Performing Arts. (Note that AU's Greenberg Theatre is located one half mile away at 4200 Wisconsin Ave.)
The Katzen Arts Center and AU Museum are accessible to persons with disabilities. Accessible seating is available by reservation. Please contact the box office at 202-885-3634 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Metrorail (Red Line) & AU Shuttle Bus
From the Tenleytown/AU Metrorail red line east exit (escalator or elevator), simply walk straight ahead 100 feet to the bus stops at the corner of Albemarle and 40th Streets.
All shuttle bus routes lead directly to the Katzen, and run every 10–15 minutes. The distance is a mile, about 5 minutes. Buses are clearly marked with AU logos.
For more info:
- N3, N4, N6, N8 pass the Katzen on Massachusetts Ave.
- M4 and N2 pass the Katzen on Nebraska Ave. at Ward Circle
Please see Metrobus for more information.