The National Air And Space Museum and the National Museum of American History will be open today, March 5; all other Smithsonian Washington, D.C.-area museums and the National Zoo will be closed due to inclement weather. The Smithsonian museums in New York will be open today.

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German-American Aerospace Heritage

October 6, 1983 – April 12, 1984

Museum: Air and Space Museum

Location: Independence Ave. Lobby, Gallery 108, 1st Floor, Center

View photographs and career highlights about German-Americans such as Werner von Braun, Eddie Rickenbacker, Edward Heinemann, Grover Loening, William Boeing, and Hans von Ohain. This exhibit is in conjunction with activities marking the German-American Tricentennial of immigration to the U.S.

Related exhibition: Germans in America (case of the month), NMAH