Explore Japanese Culture


On June 22, 5 to 8 p.m. and June 23, 11 to 5 p.m., explore Japanese culture and animals in Japanese art with activities for all ages. On June 22, the National Gallery of Art will stay open late for a special evening program with a sake tasting, sketching, kimono demonstrations and a live scoring of Japanese short films. On June 23, the East Building comes alive with origami lessons, taiko drumming and more. nga.gov.