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Kennedy Center Plan for Federal Government Shutdown

In the case of a government shutdown, the Kennedy Center's public hours will be curtailed:

During times when the building is closed to the public, access for visitors will be provided only through the B Level North Motor Lobby entrance and the Hall of States entrances. The Hall of Nations doors will be closed to public entry. Visitors will be permitted to enter only for the following purposes:

School performances will continue as scheduled with all access to occur through the Hall of States.

When the building is closed, there will be no tours and the KC Café will be closed. The Roof Terrace Restaurant hours will not be affected.

The Metro Shuttle Buses will continue to operate.

Revised September 25, 2015