Arts & Culture

Comedian Betty White at GW's Lisner Auditorium
Comedian Betty White at GW's Lisner Auditorium

Just blocks from campus are some of the nations’ most interesting and important museums, the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts, and world renowned art galleries, including the Renwick Gallery and the National Gallery of Art.

GW’s Lisner Auditorium on the Foggy Bottom Campus is the second largest performance venue in the District of Columbia. The venue debuts student performances and hosts celebrated guests for high profile events throughout the year. Musicians, theater groups, dancers, and national and global leaders visit to present and support our students’ causes.