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.
Many people think of the T. rex as the ultimate dinosaur. Now they’ll be able to see a nearly full skeleton at the Smithsonian.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has installed a photograph of entertainer Mickey Rooney with his frequent co-star Judy Garland to honor the late actor at the museum in Washington.
Some of the most iconic artifacts of aviation and space history will be getting an updated display for the 21st century, with the Apollo moon landing as the centerpiece.
Museum officials say the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum has reopened after being evacuated.
One of John Coltrane’s tenor saxophones is joining the jazz collection at the Smithsonian.
The Smithsonian Board of Regents has named Dr. David Skorton to lead the world’s largest museum and research complex in Washington.
The Smithsonian American Art Museum is opening a new exhibition to showcase examples of modern realism from 20th century artists.