Exhibition Opens 2015 in the National Museum of American History
Visitors to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will be immersed in the dramatic arc of the nation’s story in a multimedia exhibition focusing on the role of business and innovation in the United States from the mid-1700s to the present.
Beyond Extinction II: Caribbean Indigeneity, Updates from the Field
The Smithsonian Latino Center will host a second symposium on Caribbean indigeneity Friday, July 13, from 2 to 5 p.m. in Room 4018 on the fourth level of the National Museum of the American Indian. The event is free to the public but seating is limited.
Credit: National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
On display in the National Portrait Gallery’s exhibition, “One Life: Amelia Earhart,” June 29, 2012, through May 27, 2013. Amelia Earhart by Unidentified Artist. Gelatin silver print, 1936. National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution.
Madeleine Albright Donates Objects from Her Diplomatic Career
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History will recognize the contributions of former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright to American democracy and diplomacy during a naturalization and object-donation ceremony. The public ceremony, in partnership with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, will take place May 24 at 11 a.m.