The National Portrait Gallery is continuing a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with a new exhibit focusing on the two generals who led Confederate and Union troops into battle.
Evidence from the 2001 anthrax attacks is going on public display at the Smithsonian Institution.
Smithsonian officials say visitation is down at the museum complex this year due to the government shutdown and closures due to winter weather.
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.
Ralph Lauren’s love for the American flag and American style earned him high honors Tuesday from the Smithsonian Institution, celebrating his five decades in fashion.
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.
Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos is getting some competition from the Smithsonian Institution in testing personal delivery drones for the future.
The Smithsonian Institution is venturing into online education with a new deal to provide content for digital courses in history, science, culture and the arts.
The 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.”
A “Night at the Museum” will be a reality for students at the Smithsonian this summer.