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The Kennedy Center strives to make its performances and facilities accessible to all our patrons. For additional information or if you have questions, need assistance, or an accommodation not mentioned below, please contact the Accessibility Office at (202) 416-8727 (voice), (202) 416-8728 (TTY), or access@kennedy-center.org.

Transportation from Metro

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All Kennedy Center shuttle buses are equipped with a wheelchair lift with a capacity of 500 pounds. These red vans run between the Foggy Bottom Metro station and the Kennedy Center approximately every 15 minutes. Please visit the Directions and Parking page for more information on getting to the Kennedy Center by Metro.

Please visit Metro’s Accessibility website http://www.wmata.com/accessibility/ for information for passengers with disabilities.

Patrons are also encouraged to visit Metro's website www.wmata.com for current information on track work and elevator and escalator outages that may impact their travel.

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Accessible Tours

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All tours of the Kennedy Center are wheelchair accessible. Touch tours, sign-interpreted tours and tours with assistive listening devices are offered upon request with 2 weeks' advance notice. To request an accessible tour, please contact the Accessibility Office at 202-416-8727 (voice), 202-416-8728 (TTY), or access@kennedy-center.org or download and complete the form for an accessible tour on our Guided Tour page. General information about tours of the Kennedy Center is also available on the Guided Tours page.

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Specially Priced Ticket (SPT) Program

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The Kennedy Center and other participating presenters offer a limited number of tickets at 50% off the full Box Office price. These Specially Priced Tickets (SPTs) are offered and sold on a first-come, first-served basis, subject to availability, to eligible patrons. Please visit the SPT page or contact the Accessibility Office for more information on the SPT Program.

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Important Phone Numbers

  • Accessibility Office:

    TTY (202) 416-8728
    Voice (202) 416-8727
    Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Information and Tickets:

    TTY (202) 416-8524
    Voice (202) 467-4600
    Out-of-Town (800) 444-1324
    Hours: Daily, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Subscriptions Office:

    TTY (202) 416-8518
    Voice (202) 416-8500
    Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Group Sales Office:

    TTY (202) 416-8410
    Voice (202) 416-8400
    Hours: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Parking Garage:


    Voice (202) 416-7984
    Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Call 202-416-7987 evenings and weekends
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