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My Fellow Soldiers: Letters from World War I
April 6, 2017 – November 29, 2018

Through personal correspondence written on the frontlines and home front, this centennial exhibition uncovers the history of America’s involvement in World War I.

Postal Museum
Modern Medicine and the Great War
March 31, 2017 – January 2019

World War I provided a testing ground for the application of new medical technologies and procedures, and in some cases accelerated their general acceptance or development. At the same time, wartime medical practice reflected the larger concerns and prejudices of early twentieth century America, as the country coped with ever more complex problems of modern industrial society.

American History Museum
America’s Presidents Temporary Installation
March 24, 2017 – September 4, 2017

While the regular gallery space is being refurbished and updated, America’s Presidents will be temporarily installed in the west gallery on the second floor.

Portrait Gallery
Advertising War
March 17, 2017 – January 2019

Poster imagery presented gives glimpses of the war front, illustrates participation on the home front, reveals the new roles of women, demonstrates new technologies, shows the breadth of military service, and depicts America’s allies and enemies at that time.

American History Museum
Objects of Wonder
March 10, 2017 – Through 2019

Explore the breadth, scope and splendor of the world’s most extensive natural history research collection—more than 145 million artifacts and specimens.

Natural History Museum
June Schwarcz: Invention and Variation
March 10, 2017 – August 20, 2017

The exhibition will be the first retrospective spanning of the artist's entire career including works never seen before in public from her personal collection. June Schwarcz was the foremost enamelist in the country and known for her innovatatively designed vessels.

Renwick Gallery
Yayoi Kusama: Infinity Mirrors
February 23, 2017 – May 14, 2017

Spanning over five decades, the exhibition focuses on the evolution of the Japanese artist’s immersive, multi-relfective infinity Mirror Rooms. At least five immersive rooms will be included along with a selection of the artist’s infinity net paintings, recent paintings, and archival material.

Hirshhorn Museum
Executive Order 9066
February 17, 2017 – February 19, 2018

In 1942, Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 and reshaped the history of Americans of Japanese descent. In the post-9/11 world, the U.S. continues to wrestle with the tension between personal freedom and national security.

American History Museum
Native Fashion Now
February 17, 2017 – September 4, 2017

From vibrant street clothing to exquisite haute couture, this exhibition celebrates the visual range, creative expression and political nuance of Native American fashion with nearly 100 works spanning the last 50 years.

American Indian Museum Heye Center
Explore! With the National Portrait Gallery
January 28, 2017 – Ongoing

In Explore! kids can experiment with portraiture hands-on. Explore! is intended for children ages 18 months to 8 years old accompanied by an adult.

Portrait Gallery
Patriot Nations: Native American in our Nation’s Armed Forces
January 27, 2017 – January 2018

Using art, photography and essays, the 16-panel show examines more than 300 years of Native peoples contributions to the U.S. military.

American Indian Museum

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