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Narrated 2014 Folklife Festival Schedule

Contact Information

PO Box 37012 NMAH, Room 1050,
MRC 607 Washington, DC 20013

202/633-2921 (Voice)
Accessibilty Program

Beth Ziebarth, Director
Krista Flores, Program Specialist
Patrick Goar, Program Specialist

In addition to the staff, the Accessibility Program currently operates with more than 40 dedicated volunteers.

S. Dillon Ripley Center 
The Arts and Industries Building The Arts and Industries Building
The Arts and Industries Building The Arts and Industries Building

S. Dillon Ripley Center

Entered from a copper domed kiosk on Jefferson Drive between the "Castle" and the Freer Gallery of Art, the S. Dillon Ripley Center houses the International Gallery, The Smithsonian Associates, the Discovery Theater, and the Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Service. The Ripley Center also contains a small conference center and meeting rooms.

Highlights Changing exhibitions in the International Gallery and the Discovery Theater.

Location 1100 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, DC
Metro StationMetro Orange BlueSmithsonian (Mall exit)
202.633.1000 (voice/tape)
Admission is FREE

10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. daily
Closed December 25

There is no public parking facility at the Smithsonian on the National Mall; on-street parking is limited and posted times are enforced.
Parking map (PDF) »