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About Us

In 1867, a family owned pharmacy was founded on Capitol Hill. Now known as Grubb's Care Pharmacy, it is one of the oldest surviving pharmacies in America and is still serving the District of Columbia from the original building located on East Capitol Street.

Hand sanitizer available!

Infrared Thermometers IN STOCK! 

Masks are available! Singles and Packs of 25

Grubb's Pharmacy is open during the COVID-19 

public health emergency.  Please do not visit 

the pharmacy if you are sick or believe you may 

have been exposed to the coronavirus

We are limiting 4 customers in the pharmacy at any

given time.

Masks must be worn if entering the pharmacy

Delivery service is available (Fees apply)

Your best defense against the coronavirus is

to limit your possible exposure to the virus

and to keep your immune system as strong

as possible. Ask us about immune boosters.


Grubb's is closed for lunch from 12noon - 1pm. 
This will allow our staff to re-energize
and serve you better. Thank you.

 > Our doors will be locked and all calls will go to voicemail

  > 11:30am will be the cutoff time for any in-store waiters
  > You may drop off prescriptions via the dropbox located outside
  > Your physician can still send prescriptions via phone, fax or electronic
  > You may still send us a message via phone or email during our lunch
                          Email us at

We now offer TEXT and EMAIL Notifications when
your prescription is ready.  Just let us know that you
would like to receive one or both notifications.

This Pharmacy participates in the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
(PDMP) and may access your PDMP information.

This Pharmacy may also access your health information using CRISP to
work with your health provider to improve health.  To opt out, visit, call 877-95-CRISP or email 

Find Us

  • 326 E Capitol St. NE
    Washington, DC 20003
    Tel: (202) 543-4400
    Fax: (202) 543-6276
    Text: (202) 740-9078
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