Open daily 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
(Closed December 25)
Admission is always free!
2 Massachusetts Ave., N.E.
Washington, DC 20002
The museum's main entrance is located on the corner of First Street and Massachusetts Avenue NE. Other entrances have variable hours.
Stamps issued: 1968-PRESENT
An island in the Indian Ocean. Mauritius enjoys a free political life and a high literacy rate. The country's economy has expanded since independence.
Narrative by Linn's Stamp News
Stamps issued: 1847-1968
Mauritius was a British colony after 1810 and became independent in 1968.