Former President Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaThe 'Palmetto Promise': South Carolina will decide the race Obama remembers Kobe Bryant in speech to NBA All-Stars: 'Nothing is more heartbreaking' Warren highlights work with Obama, Harry Reid in new Nevada ad MORE reportedly visited the National Gallery of Art in Washington on Sunday. 

A crowd could be seen watching as the former president left the Smithsonian property, according to a reporter from NBC News.

There was also a round of applause and cheers for the former president, according to Twitter. 


Last month, the former president and his daughter Malia were spotted at Arthur Miller's "The Price," a play starring Danny DeVito, Mark Ruffalo, John Turturro, Tony Shalhoub and Jessica Hecht at the American Airlines Theatre in New York.

His visit to the theater went relatively unnoticed, with a small crowd cheering on the former president as he left the theater. 

Obama was spotted in New York earlier that day, where he attracted a large crowd.