The House of the Temple, Scottish Rite of Freemasonry

1733 16th St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20009- Map It
(202) 232-3579

AAA Editor Notes

The House of the Temple, Scottish Rite of Freemasonry is at 1733 16th St. N.W. This building, modeled after the tomb of Mausolus at Halicarnassus (now Bodrum) in Asia Minor, displays a variety of museum collections that include Masonic and fraternal memorabilia, works by and about Scottish poet Robert Burns and many of the personal belongings of folk singer Burl Ives. There is an extensive library of Masonic and related subjects.
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Hours: Guided tours Mon.-Thurs. 9-4, June-Aug.; 10-4, rest of year. Closed federal holidays.