National Portrait Gallery
At Maryland’s State House, visitors peek into today’s state Senate and House of Delegates chambers.
The National Portrait Gallery is continuing a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with a new exhibit focusing on the two generals who led Confederate and Union troops into battle.
While most federal workers have a snow day, the Smithsonian Institution is opening several museums to visitors at their regular times.
Martin Sullivan, the former director of the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, has died at his home in Piney Point, Md. He was 70.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery has installed a loaned painting of the first four female Supreme Court justices.
Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is joining with historians and scholars for a symposium on the War of 1812 at the National Portrait Gallery next week in Washington.
The National Portrait Gallery in Washington is exploring the life of aviation pioneer Amelia Earhart from her flying to her advocacy for women’s rights.
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 Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery director is stepping down at the end of May due to health reasons.
The Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery is opening two new exhibits that retrace the history of the Civil War, including a display of lesser known portraits by photographer Mathew Brady.
Whoopi Goldberg, John Legend, Sean Combs and Serena Williams now have a place in the National Portrait Gallery in a new show featuring leading black figures from entertainment, politics, sports and business.
Remembering 9/11 heroes. One artist spent hours drawing each firefighter who died in the terrorist attack.