National Air and Space Museum Is Washington’s Source for the Solar Eclipse

Museum To Host Activities at Both Locations and Online July 6, 2017 The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum will serve as a major source of information, educational activities and experiences in the Washington, D.C., area on and around the total solar eclipse Aug. 21, an event that has not …

Art Conservation Goes Al Fresco

Sculptures Come Out of Smithsonian’s Freer Gallery To Receive Preservation Work in Public View July 6, 2017 Art conservation goes on every day at the Smithsonian’s many museums and research centers, but usually out of public view. The Smithsonian’s Freer Gallery of Art, however, will buck that trend this summer …