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The Walt Disney-Tishman African Art Collection Highlights The Walt Disney-Tishman African Art Collection Highlights
May 18, 2009 –

On view are objects from this comprehensive 525-piece collection of African art representing 20 African countries and 75 peoples and covers 5 centuries of African art.

African Art Museum
Thomas Moran Landscapes Thomas Moran Landscapes
May 8, 2009 – Permanent

On view are three large landscape paintings by Thomas Moran.

American Art Museum
Landmark Objects Landmark Objects
– Permanent

Three large, iconic artifacts in the main corridor of each floor of the East Wing highlight the key themes of the exhibitions in that wing.

American History Museum
Artifact Walls: Mall Entrance Corridor Artifact Walls: Mall Entrance Corridor
November 21, 2008 – Permanent

On view in floor-to-ceiling, glass-fronted walls on both sides of the Mall entrance are objects highlighting the depth and breadth of the museum's permanent collection and our nation's rich and diverse history.

American History Museum
Artifact Walls: Constitution Ave. Entrance Corridor Artifact Walls: Constitution Ave. Entrance Corridor
November 21, 2008 – Permanent

On view in floor-to-ceiling, glass-fronted walls on both sides of the Constitution Avenue entrance are objects highlighting the depth and breadth of the museum's permanent collection and our nation's rich and diverse history.

American History Museum
The Star-Spangled Banner: The Flag that Inspired the National Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner: The Flag that Inspired the National Anthem
November 21, 2008 – Permanent

The sight of those “broad stripes and bright stars” inspired Francis Scott Key to write a song that eventually became the United States national anthem.

American History Museum
Orientation Exhibition Cases Orientation Exhibition Cases
November 13, 2008 – Indefinitely

These eight exhibition cases introduce the themes of the museum's exhibitions.

American Indian Museum
Separate and Unequaled: Black Baseball in the District of Columbia Separate and Unequaled: Black Baseball in the District of Columbia
November 10, 2008 – Indefinitely

This small exhibition provides an overview of the popularity of African American baseball teams played on segregated fields in Washington, D.C., from Reconstruction to the second half of the 20th century.

Anacostia Community Museum
Heirloom Garden Heirloom Garden
– Permanent

The Heirloom Garden is a treasury of favorites from what may be considered the classic American flower garden.

Smithsonian Gardens
The Sant Ocean Hall The Sant Ocean Hall
September 27, 2008 – Permanent

Dive in with Phoenix—a model of an actual North Atlantic right whale—and discover how the ocean is a global system essential to all life in this exhibition featuring hundreds of preserved marine specimens, a living coral reef, and many interactive displays. 

Natural History Museum
Alphabetilately: An Alphabet of Philately Alphabetilately: An Alphabet of Philately
September 26, 2008 – January 31, 2015

This exhibition presents an alphabet of philately through 26 topics, in which each letter stands for some aspect of stamp collecting or the sending of mail.

Postal Museum
Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV)
April 24, 2008 – Indefinitely

On view are six aircraft—Military Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

Air and Space Museum
Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact Freer & Whistler: Points of Contact
February 23, 2008 – Indefinitely

Some 23 oil paintings represent a choice selection of the more than 1,300 paintings, prints, and drawings by Whistler from the gallery's collection.

Freer Gallery
Butterflies + Plants: Partners in Evolution Butterflies + Plants: Partners in Evolution
February 15, 2008 – Permanent

This exhibition shows how butterflies have evolved, adapted, and diversified with their plant partners over millions of years.

Natural History Museum
America by Air America by Air
November 17, 2007 – Permanent

This exhibition traces the history of commercial air transportation in the U.S. from 1914 to today and discusses how technological innovations have revolutionized air travel .

Air and Space Museum
Renovating a Landmark: From Patent Office to Reynolds Center Renovating a Landmark: From Patent Office to Reynolds Center
November 17, 2007 – Permanent

This small exhibition commemorates the opening of the Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard.

Portrait Gallery
Sculptures by Paul Manship Sculptures by Paul Manship
July 15, 2007 – Early 2015 (TBA)

From the museum's collection of nearly 500 works by Paul Manship (1885-1966) are 25 of his graceful sculptures.

American Art Museum
Korea Gallery Korea Gallery
June 8, 2007 – Permanent

On view are some 85 objects, including Korean ceramics, wooden furniture, stone and wooden sculptures, paintings, and textiles.

Natural History Museum
Return to a Native Place: Algonquian Peoples of Chesapeake Return to a Native Place: Algonquian Peoples of Chesapeake
November 13, 2006 – Permanent

This small display provides an overview of the history of the Native peoples of the Chesapeake Bay region.

American Indian Museum
Asia Trail Asia Trail
October 17, 2006 – Permanent

Asia Trail is home to the following Asian species: sloth bears, fishing cats, red pandas, clouded leopards, Asian small-clawed otters, giant pandas, and Japanese giant salamander.

National Zoo

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