The Smithsonian is honoring Julia Child on what would have been the celebrated chef’s 100th birthday.
The “lost orders” of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee are the latest attraction at the Monocacy National Battlefield near Frederick.
As childhood obesity rates skyrocket, a local children’s museum is trying to do its part to get kids moving. Thursday, a new exhibit opened at Port Discovery that’s designed to put a kick in their step.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is opening a major exhibit on the War of 1812 with objects from Canada, Great Britain and the United States.
The legend of Barbara Fritchie has its detractors, but there’s no denying her marketing muscle.
The Smithsonian Institution is preparing an exhibit featuring Apple Inc. co-founder Steve Jobs’ more than 300 technology patents on the National Mall with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
To mark the 100th anniversary of the Titanic sinking, the National Geographic Museum in Washington is preparing a new exhibit on the history and study of the famous ship.
Tugboats and the crews that operate them are the subject of a new exhibit coming to the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels.
Tina Fey’s red suit, flag pin and eyeglasses worn to channel her Sarah Palin parodies of the 2008 presidential race are going on view at the Newseum, along with items from journalists and candidates who made history in presidential politics.
As the Smithsonian continues developing a national black history museum, it’s offering a look at Thomas Jefferson’s lifelong slave ownership through an exhibit that explores the lives of six slave families at his Monticello plantation.
The Smithsonian American Art Museum is announcing details of its first major exhibit exploring the art and evolution of video games.
The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum is marking the 100th anniversary of U.S. Marine Corps aviation with an art exhibit retracing the history of military aviators.