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Best Ways to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month in D.C.Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to celebrate the vibrant Latino culture and all that it has to offer. Here are some of the best ways to do just that.
Best Science Exhibits in Washington, D.C.Whether you are an adult who still loves to explore the ever-evolving world of science, or you want your children to experience more than their smart phones, there are plenty of exhibits to choose from. Here are a few of the best science exhibits in D.C.
Scientists: Bad Luck Killed The DinosaursScientists say dinosaur population was already under stress from other global calamities when the big rock hit.
D.C. Is Home To Four Of The World's 20 Most Visited MuseumsThe 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.
Fossil Hall at Museum of Natural History Closed Until 2019The National Museum of Natural History's Fossil Halls will be closed for five years to undergo "the largest and most complex renovation in the Museum's history."
Smithsonian to Host Summer Sleepovers For Students A "Night at the Museum" will be a reality for students at the Smithsonian this summer.
T. Rex Skeleton to Arrive at Smithsonian in April A Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton bound for the Smithsonian Institution is set to arrive in Washington in April as a new home is built for the specimen on the National Mall.
Best Permanent Exhibits In Washington DCTo following represent some of the best permanent installations in Washington DC that will undoubtedly take care of a culture craving.
Best Upcoming Educational Seminars In Washington DCHere are a few seminars, lectures and workshops that may help you get on your way to the next level.
Best 2013 Museum Exhibitions To Look Forward To In Washington DC Start 2013 off right by exploring some of the most exciting exhibits at D.C. museums.
Sant Gives National Museum Of Natural History $10M After Director Steps DownBusinessman and philanthropist Roger Sant and his wife Vicki are giving $10 million to endow the director's position at the National Museum of Natural History and to support its research and programs, the Smithsonian Institution announced Wednesday.
Washington, D.C.'s Best Stuff for PreschoolersThe same city that's known for serious-minded people like politicians can be so much fun for silly people such as very young children.