Visitors lined up waiting for Washington’s museums to finally reopen Thursday after a 16-day government shutdown that has cost each site money in lost gift store sales, theater tickets and concessions.
The government re-opened just in time for the Bionic Man to come to D.C.
Monuments and museums in Washington are reopening Thursday after President Obama signed a bill late Wednesday to end the government shutdown and push back the debt ceiling.
The Science Museum of Western Virginia is getting some unexpected visitors because of the ongoing impasse in Congress.
Miss Piggy is finally joining her love, Kermit the Frog, in the Smithsonian Institution’s collection of Jim Henson’s Muppets, and Bert and Ernie will have a place in history, too.
Leonardo da Vinci’s early notes and sketches of human flight some 400 years before the airplane’s invention are making a rare visit to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington.
Leonardo da Vinci’s early sketches of human flight some 400 years before the airplane’s invention will make a rare visit to the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum in Washington.
Lawmakers are introducing new legislation in Congress to create a national Latino American history museum.
“Suited for Space,” opening Friday at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum, highlights the creativity behind the suits that allowed humans to explore the moon and aspire to fly farther from Earth.
A former parking lot manager at the Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum annex in Virginia has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for his role in stealing more than $1.3 million in parking fees.