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Off the Beaten Path: Whistler's Early Works on Paper Off the Beaten Path: Whistler's Early Works on Paper
September 28, 2013 – September 28, 2014

See how Whistler's trip to the countryside of the Rhineland was instrumental in forming his mature artistic style and choice of subject matter.

Freer Gallery
World of Stamps World of Stamps
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

See stamps that have shaped history and honored people and places around the world.

Postal Museum
Mail Marks History Mail Marks History
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

Trace the journeys of three historic letters by analyzing different kinds of mail markings. 

Postal Museum
National Stamp Salon National Stamp Salon
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

Browse tens of thousands of stamps, mail, medals, dies, and other artifacts from the National Philatelic Collection.

Postal Museum
Gems of American Philately Gems of American Philately
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

Examine a 1918 Inverted Jenny and 12 other philatelic gems that are rarely on view.

Postal Museum
Connect with U.S. Stamps Connect with U.S. Stamps
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

Explore your own connection with stamps, create your own stamp design, and learn how stamps are produced.

Postal Museum
Stamps Around the Globe Stamps Around the Globe
September 22, 2013 – Permanent

Browse stamps from every country that has ever produced stamps—including countries that no longer exist!

Postal Museum
Portraits of Planet Ocean: The Photography of Brian Skerry Portraits of Planet Ocean: The Photography of Brian Skerry
September 17, 2013 – Fall 2015 (TBA)

Captivating images by photojournalist Brian Skerry reveal the mystery and beauty of the undersea world.

Natural History Museum
Fragile Beauty: The Art & Science of Sea Butterflies Fragile Beauty: The Art & Science of Sea Butterflies
September 17, 2013 – TBA

Through larger-than-life sculptures, learn how some of the smallest creatures in the ocean—ocean pteropods (“sea butterflies”)—are faring in the face of increasing ocean acidification. 

Natural History Museum
Living on an Ocean Planet Living on an Ocean Planet
September 17, 2013 – Permanent

Explore our connections to the ocean and discover ideas and tools for each of us to help keep those connections healthy and sustainable.

Natural History Museum
West Wing Exhibition Preview: First Floor West Wing Exhibition Preview: First Floor
September 14, 2013 – TBA

This sneak peek at the museum's renovations features a Google Cork Board server and a Mayo-Gibbon heart/lung machine.

American History Museum
West Wing Exhibition Preview: Second Floor West Wing Exhibition Preview: Second Floor
September 14, 2013 –

This sneak peek at the museum's renovations features a World War II billboard, a Godess of Liberty statue, an Apache fiddle, and a menorah with Statue of Liberty candle holders.

American History Museum
Mud Masons of Mali Mud Masons of Mali
August 31, 2013 – TBA

Discover how mud masons maintain the spectacular traditional architecture of Djenne, Mali, in the modern world.

Natural History Museum
Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes
August 10, 2013 – June 15, 2014

See how Native Anishinaabe artists past and present have been inspired by their deep indigenous roots in the Great Lakes region.

American Indian Museum New York
Souvenir Nation: Relics, Keepsakes, and Curios Souvenir Nation: Relics, Keepsakes, and Curios
August 9, 2013 – August 17, 2014

What is a souvenir? What becomes a souvenir? Find out in this exhibition!

Smithsonian Castle
LEGO Model of the Smithsonian Castle LEGO Model of the Smithsonian Castle
August 5, 2013 – August 5, 2014

A model of the Smithsonian Castle build of LEGO® bricks celebrates with origins of the Smithsonian's National Zoological Park.

Smithsonian Castle
Suited for Space Suited for Space
July 26, 2013 – TBA

Witness the modern technological marvel that is the spacesuit.

Air and Space Museum
Perspectives: Rina Banerjee Perspectives: Rina Banerjee
July 13, 2013 – June 8, 2014

Artist Rina Banerjee's latest site-specific sculptural assemblage, A world lost, touches on themes of migration and transformation.

Sackler Gallery
One Life: Martin Luther King Jr. One Life: Martin Luther King Jr.
June 28, 2013 – June 1, 2014

Trace the trajectory of Martin Luther King Jr.’s career, from his rise to prominence as the leader of the national civil rights movement to his work as an anti-war activist and advocate for those living in poverty.

Portrait Gallery
Invention and the Patent Model Invention and the Patent Model
June 20, 2013 – April 20, 2014

Some 20 patent models from the museum's collections, submitted between 1790 and 1880, reveal technological innovations and changing social roles during the period.

American History Museum

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