Reasons to Visit
The Crime Museum, is one of the best museums in Washington DC and one of the top things to do in DC. Out of all the Washington DC Museums the Crime Museum is a local favorite and features 5 distinct galleries with over 500 amazing artifacts.
Kids & Families
The Crime Museum is committed to offering an experience that the whole family can enjoy. Through an interactive learning experience the museum highlights the history of the judicial system, internet safety, the consequences of crime, and more.
Forensic Science Workshops
Learn about our hands-on public workshops taught by actual forensic scientists. As our team of experts guide you through true CSI techniques and forensic applications, you will interpret the clues and solve the case.
The museum features compelling temporary exhibits. Working with various organizations, important topics are highlighted. Past exhibits have included; Crimes Against Marine Life; the US Marshal Service; and Lincoln Assassin, Mary Surratt.