In the event of a government shutdown, the Smithsonian will remain OPEN through at least Saturday, October 7. Check back for updates...
At this time, all Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are open during their regularly scheduled hours. As a public health precaution due to COVID-19 (coronavirus), the Smithsonian is postponing or canceling all rentals, public events, programming and gatherings through May 3.
The Smithsonian will notify registered attendees and ticket holders of cancelations, rescheduling opportunities and the refund process. Visitors should refer to the online events calendar for updates at www.si.edu/events.
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