National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
1st Floor, Center, Artifact Walls Floor Plan
American Enterprise, which will open July of 2014, will use objects, graphics, and interactive experiences to examine how the United States moved from a small dependent nation to one of the world’s most vibrant and trend-setting economies. Visitors will learn that with few barriers to individual opportunity, a tradition of relentless innovation, an environment of fierce competition, and a widespread commitment to common good, the United States economy has expanded more quickly than other economies over a longer period of time.