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Smithsonian Associates Presents

Smithsonian Summer Camp

Explore, discover, and create during the 47th year of Summer Camp at the Smithsonian.

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On view at the Anacostia Community Museum

Twelve Years that Shook and Shaped Washington:

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Explore the new
Renwick Gallery


Now open!

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Presidential Family Fun Day at the National Portrait Gallery

Saturday, Feb. 13
11:30 a.m.–3 p.m.

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Live Webcast

How Bones Reveal Environmental Health

Thursday, February 11
11 a.m. and 2 p.m. EST »

Visiting Us

Most museums are open daily from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The American Art Museum and Portrait Gallery are open 11:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. All are closed Dec. 25.

Today's Extended Evening Hours

Visiting with Kids

IMAX® Theaters and Planetarium

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