Does the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office offer tours?

Currently, the USPTO does not offer or conduct public tours of its facilities.

The USPTO Museum and Store are open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, and Noon to 5:00 p.m. Saturday. The museum and store are closed on Sundays and federal holidays. School and group tours are welcome at the museum. Please contact the Office of Public Affairs at 571-272-8400 to schedule a tour.

The museum is located in the Atrium of the Madison Building, 600 Dulany Street, Alexandria, Virginia, and easily accessible from the King Street and Eisenhower Avenue Metro stations.

Please check our VISITING THE USPTO page to obtain information about local mass transportation systems and to view an area map.

USPTO FAQ - Questions and Answers (08AUG2005)