Plan Your Visit

BlackRock Center at Night
Area Map with BlackRock Location

Building Hours: 

Our building is often open in the evenings and on weekends for classes and shows. Please call prior to your visit to confirm hours.

Monday                                 10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday                                 10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday                          10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday                              10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday                                    10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday                               10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday                                  Closed *please call to confirm availability

BlackRock is closed on most Federal Holidays. For timely updates, please follow our Facebook page, or check the home page on our website.

The front desk is open for business from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Friday and can field class registration and ticket purchase requests for performances.  The box office, located next to the front desk, opens one hour prior to performances. Buy tickets or register for classes online or by phone at 301-528-2260.

The galleries are open Monday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm when exhibitions are on view (please check exhibit dates). The galleries are often open during evening hours (closing times vary) when classes and performances are being held at the center.  Galleries are generally closed on Sunday. Please join us for free Gallery Receptions (check Gallery Events page) where you can meet exhibiting artists and learn about their work. Please call 301-528-2260 to confirm Gallery Hours for specific dates before you visit.

Galleries Closed for LABOR DAY HOLIDAY:
Monday, September 2, 2019

To plan a Gallery Tour for your group, please email or call 301-528-2260.

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BlackRock Center for the Arts is conveniently located in the Germantown Town Center, in the heart of Germantown, next to the Montgomery County Public Library, near the intersection of Middlebrook Rd. and Route 118 (Germantown Rd.). Ample free parking is available behind the building.

From 270, take exit 15 toward Germantown on Germantown Road. Take a right on Crystal Rock Terrace, then left on Century Blvd. Go four blocks and BlackRock will be on your right. Turn right on Town Commons Drive and park in the lot behind our building.

Public Transportation

Ride Metrorail to Shady Grove Station (Red Line) and transfer to Ride On Bus Route 100 (15-minute Express Bus Service from Metro Shady Grove Station to the Germantown Transit Center [GTC] on Aircraft Drive). From GTC, walk four blocks following Century Boulevard to our front door, or transfer to Ride On Bus Route 97 which stops in front of BlackRock.

Check schedules by calling 240-777-7433 or visiting: and