Explore the Museum

Catch a glimpse of each area of the museum!
Museum of the Bible aims to be among the most technologically advanced and engaging museums in the world. Showcasing rare artifacts spanning 3,500 years of history, the museum offers visitors an immersive and personalized experience with the Bible, and its ongoing impact on the world around us.

Museum Entrance

You are welcomed to Museum of the Bible by a stunning grand hall, formerly an internal train loading bay, with monumental Jerusalem stone columns and LED displays dominating the 40-foot-high, 140-foot-long ceiling.
Floor 1

Grand Hall

Visit the long-term exhibit from the Vatican Museums and Vatican Library, as well as Courageous Pages, an experience just for kids!
Floor 2

The Impact of the Bible

Perhaps no other book has had more impact than the Bible. Discover the Bible's influence in many familiar though sometimes surprising places — often hidden in plain sight.
Floor 3

The Stories of the Bible

Walk through the stories of the Hebrew Bible, immerse yourself in first-century Nazareth, and listen to the story of how the followers of Jesus grew into a thriving community.
Floor 4

The History of the Bible

Discover the Bible's history, from handwritten scrolls to mobile devices, as it was embraced by many communities with different traditions.
Floor 5

Special Exhibits, World Stage Theater

The 5th floor features "The People of the Land of Israel," a long-term exhibit from the Israel Antiquities Authority, as well as a rotating slate of special exhibits.
Floor 6

Manna Restaurant and Views of D.C.

The sixth floor houses Manna, Chef Todd Gray's newest fast-casual restaurant, as well as stunning views of Washington, D.C.'s iconic skyline.
Floor B1

Temporary Exhibitions

The basement level at Museum of the Bible hosts a variety of special exhibits exploring the Bible's history and impact.

Interactive Map

Explore the museum through our interactive map that dissects the museum floor by floor!