The National Air and Space Museum has completed its crowdfunding campaign to conserve the spacesuit Neil Armstrong wore on the moon and surpassed its goal by nearly $220,000.
A $1.24 million gift to the Smithsonian’s Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage will fund a new effort to sustain minority languages from Europe.
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.
The National Air and Space Museum is launching a crowdfunding campaign to conserve the spacesuit Neil Armstrong wore on the moon.
The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art says it will post a sign telling visitors that an exhibition featuring Bill Cosby’s art collection is about the artists, not a tribute to the comedian.
Thousands of visitors at the Smithsonian have helped build the largest American flag made out of Lego bricks in time for the Fourth of July.
After several cases of police shooting unarmed black men have drawn protests and national scrutiny, the Smithsonian Institution is examining this moment in American history.
Don Draper is making his exit with “Mad Men” this year, but his image as a 1960s advertising man will live on at the Smithsonian Institution.
Cameras and pictures are allowed, but selfie sticks are now banned at the Smithsonian museums.
Millions of visitors to museums on the National Mall may soon have to leave their selfie sticks at home.
The National Museum of American History is hosting a series of programs this year about American innovation, and the first exhibit is focused on early sound recording.
Stephen Colbert’s image is returning to the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery.