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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.
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.
Costumes from the “X-Men” movie franchise are now part of the National Museum of American History’s collection.
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.
A “Night at the Museum” will be a reality for students at the Smithsonian this summer.
One of John Coltrane’s tenor saxophones is joining the jazz collection at the 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.
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.
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History is opening a new exhibit based on the contents of one Holocaust survivor’s purse and the story of her imprisonment in a concentration camp.
Michelle Obama’s fashion is making history again, at least for the next year, as her second inaugural gown will be displayed at the Smithsonian Institution.