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Smithsonian Channel Presents
My Favorite Things
Join the celebrated artist as she brings the Cooper Hewitt’s collection to life.
Smithsonian Associates Presents
Explore, discover, and create during the 46th year of Summer Camp at the Smithsonian.
Black America from Civil War to Civil Rights
On view at the National Postal Museum.
National Museum of Natural History Presents
See skeletons in a new way with 3-D graphics, games, video, and more!
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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.
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