Washington’s National Museum of Crime & Punishment has announced it will be closing its doors soon.
A Washington museum will exhibit a sculpture that uses the blood of nine gay, bisexual and transgender men to protest the federal ban on blood donations from gay and bisexual men.
The Smithsonian National Museum of African Art’s director says that if she had been aware of sexual assault allegations against comedian Bill Cosby, she wouldn’t have moved forward with an exhibit featuring artworks he owns.
Are you a fan of Andy Warhol’s art? Check out the best places in the country to view his work according to Deborah Davis, author of “The Trip: Andy Warhol’s Plastic Fantastic Cross-Country Adventure.”
The Frederick County liquor board has approved the selling of souvenir beer at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.
The longtime director of the Baltimore Museum of Art plans to retire after 17 years leading the institution.
Cameras and pictures are allowed, but selfie sticks are now banned at the Smithsonian museums.
The American University Museum is opening new winter exhibits, including a display of “Locally Sourced” art from community supported art programs in six cities.
The Smithsonian unveiled a plan Thursday to give museums and gardens along the south side of Washington’s National Mall a $2 billion face-lift, creating more welcoming entrances, improving connections between the museums and refurbishing the iconic Smithsonian Castle.
A well-preserved human forearm that was once displayed near the Antietam National Battlefield as “The Arm of the Unknown Soldier” is now grabbing the Halloween spotlight at the National Museum of Civil War Medicine.
The chief financial officer at the Smithsonian Institution has been appointed to serve as acting secretary of the museum complex early next year after the current secretary retires.
Amazing discovery. A multi-million dollar restoration project at the Washington Monument in Baltimore reveals a rare find.