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The Newseum in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Five Must-See Museums in Washington, D.C.

Washington DC is best known for its historic buildings, monuments and museums. Check out this list of five must-see museums and see exactly what our nation’s capital has to offer.

03/28/2015

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Smithsonian Planning New Exhibit All About Money

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is preparing a new exhibition all about money, money, money.

03/09/2015

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Smithsonian Exhibits Documents, Early Recordings from Bell

The National Museum of American History is hosting a series of programs this year about American innovation, and the first exhibit is focused on early sound recording.

01/28/2015

The US Senate side of the US Capitol is seen in Washington, DC, November 5, 2014. Republicans captured a majority in the US Senate on Tuesday. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Senate Approves Bill for U.S. Women’s History Museum

An effort to create a National Women’s History Museum is heading to President Barack Obama’s desk after the Senate passed the measure 16 years after it was first introduced.

12/12/2014

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National Air and Space Museum Plans Big Renovation

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is planning a major building renovation but plans to keep sections of the museum open during construction.

10/11/2014

The Renwick Gallery near the White House in Washington, D.C. (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Smithsonian Gets $5.4 Million For Renwick Gallery Project

Businessman David Rubenstein is giving $5.4 million to help the Smithsonian renovate the Renwick Gallery, the nation’s first structure built to be an art museum.

06/23/2014

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NYC Museum Dedicated to 9/11 Victims Opens May 21

A long-awaited museum dedicated to the victims of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks will open to the public at the World Trade Center site on May 21, officials announced Monday.

03/24/2014

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Smithsonian Eyes Influences of Indian-Americans

Indian-Americans are doctors, engineers, motel owners, taxi drivers and spelling bee champs — just a few takeaways from a new exhibition at the Smithsonian.

02/25/2014

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Smithsonian Faces $65 Million Cut in Congress’ Budget

The Smithsonian Institution is facing a $65 million budget cut this year under automatic funding reductions approved by Congress.

10/21/2013

A general view during the UK Premiere of 'Life of Pi at Empire Leicester Square on December 3, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Tim Whitby/Getty Images)

End of Gov’t Shutdown Means Return of Free Flicks

The end of the government shutdown means a huge sigh of relief for thousands of furloughed federal workers, government contractors, and local businesses that cater to them.

10/18/2013

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