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Smithsonian Adds LGBT History to Museum Collection

Hundreds of photographs, papers and historical objects documenting the history of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people are being added to the Smithsonian Institution’s collection Tuesday, including items from the popular TV show “Will and Grace.”

08/19/2014

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Your City Guide to Washington, D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.

08/19/2014

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Train, Phish to Join Star-Spangled Sing-a-Long on National Mall

Girl Scouts, Little League baseball players and musicians including Phish and Train are joining a national sing-a-long on Saturday, which is flag day, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the national anthem and the flag that inspired its lyrics.

06/13/2014

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D.C. Is Home To Four Of The World’s 20 Most Visited Museums

The treasures stored inside D.C.’s impressive collection of museums — dinosaur bones, spaceships, iconic movie and television props and artistic masterpieces — apparently have a lot of international appeal.

06/11/2014

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Stewart Donates ‘X-Men’ Costumes to Museum

Costumes from the “X-Men” movie franchise are now part of the National Museum of American History’s collection.

05/17/2014

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How to Observe Memorial Day in Washington, D.C.

Memorial Day honors all of the men and women who have passed away fighting for our country. Celebrate these fallen heroes in D.C. with these events.

05/09/2014

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Smithsonian to Host Summer Sleepovers For Students

A “Night at the Museum” will be a reality for students at the Smithsonian this summer.

04/20/2014

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Coltrane’s Sax Joins Smithsonian Jazz Collection

One of John Coltrane’s tenor saxophones is joining the jazz collection at the Smithsonian.

03/26/2014

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Star-Spangled Banner Stamp Unveiled at Smithsonian

The Smithsonian Institution is beginning a celebration of the 200th anniversary of the flag and song that became the national anthem with a new forever stamp from the U.S. Postal Service.

03/06/2014

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Best Places to Celebrate Women’s History Month 2014

As President Barack Obama once said, “When a woman succeeds, America succeeds.” Truer words were never spoken. Here are a few events to help celebrate Women’s History Month.

03/03/2014

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