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An interactive way for visitors to learn more about people who are in the National Portrait Gallery.

This Member Morning gives KID Museum members early access to the museum on our special Family Coding Day!

Gather the whole family and explore works of art during this 30-minute interactive tour led by a Museum Educator.

As the holiday season begins, consider all that goes into the cooking and feasting of this time of year.

HIYH is an opportunity to interact with the collections through tactile exploration of selected objects, and through verbal description, tactile graphics, and other materials for artifacts that cannot be touched.

In commemoration of the centennial of World War I, the National Museum of the Marine Corps (NMMC) has opened a joint art exhibition depicting the story of the Marines and Sailors who fought and died in “the war to end all wars” and honors their memory a century later.

Nineteen enslaved individuals are featured throughout the exhibit, represented with life-size silhouettes and interactive touchscreens providing biographical details.

“Be Washington: It’s Your Turn to Lead” is a new first-person interactive experience that puts you in the shoes of the first president and commander and chief.

Beginning in 1934 with the National Housing Act [which established the Federal Housing Administration (FHA)], the now-defunct Home Owners’ Loan Corporation created “residential security maps” to indicate the level of security for real-estate investments in 239 cities.

On November 24, 2018, the Museum will mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Tarawa with a day of special displays and presentations.

Please join us at Potomac Community Library as we host the model railroads from NVNTRAK or Northern VA NTRAK.

Please join us at Potomac Community Library as we host the model railroads from NVNTRAK or Northern VA NTRAK.