All Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are closed due to the federal government shutdown.
More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian’s vaults, but where public view ends, Sidedoor begins. With the help of biologists, artists, historians, archaeologists, zookeepers, and astrophysicists, host Haleema Shah sneaks listeners through Smithsonian’s side door to search for stories that can’t be found anywhere else. Follow us at @SidedoorPod for updates and bonus content.
Due to the federal government shutdown, all Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are closed. For this reason, Sidedoor will not be releasing new episodes until further notice.