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.
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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.
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.
There are no instructions for taking apart a 20,000-year-old mammoth skeleton. So workers moved carefully Monday as they beheaded the massive one that has loomed for decades over the Ice Age hall in the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History.
Brian Setzer is giving his signature orange Gretsch guitar to the Smithsonian Institution.
Singer Rosanne Cash and the founder of virtual reality firm Oculus are being honored with American Ingenuity Awards at the Smithsonian Institution, along with 8 other scientists and scholars for their groundbreaking work.