Contact Us

Mailing Address (for all payments and correspondence):
Smithsonian Associates
Discovery Theater
P.O. Box 23293
Washington, DC 20026

Our Location:
The S. Dillon Ripley Center
3rd Sublevel
1100 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC 20024

PLEASE NOTE:  Due to COVID-19, our building is still closed, and we do not have a re-opening date.  Currently, we are not offering public performances on site.  Please visit our “What’s Playing” page to view current offerings.

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Phone Number

Please note:

  • Due to COVID-19, our staff continues to telework full-time and may not always be able to answer calls.  If you cannot reach us during business hours, please leave a voicemail and we will get back to you as soon as possible.  The best way to reach us is via email:
  • Discovery Theater is closed on all Federal Holidays and weekends