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Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Saturday Mornings at The National

Visit the National Theatre on select Saturday mornings for free programs that engage and inspire young minds. Saturday programming is best suited for children...

Celebrate The Emancipation Proclamation

On Feb. 17, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., stop by the Resource Room at the National Archives before or after viewing the Emancipation Proclamation...

The Advantages of Single-Gender Schools

Single-gender education, the teaching of male or female students in separate classes or schools, was common in the United States until the twentieth century....

NGA President’s Day

Enjoy a series of family programs on Presidents Day celebrating the founding fathers and the presidents who have led this country at the National...

Rapunzel at Glen Echo

Rapunzel is a tale by Duane T. Bowers, adapted from the Brothers Grimm fairytale. Witch Wartsmith wants a baby. After bargaining for little Rapunzel,...

The Adventures of Young Jane Goodall

Before she was a renowned humanitarian, conservationist, and animal activist, Dr. Jane Goodall was a little girl with a very special toy chimpanzee named...

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Garden

Season’s Greenings is open every day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 1, 2018. Remember that the best things in life are free....

SAAM Cherry Blossom Family Festival

March 23, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., join the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) and the National Cherry Blossom Festival for a celebration of...

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Garden

Season’s Greenings at the Botanic Gardens opens on Thanksgiving Day and remains open every day, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Jan. 1, 2018....

Should Your Child Go to Specialty Camp?

If you attended camp as a kid, you might have memories of canoeing, roasting marshmallows over open fires, archery lessons, crafting and overnights in...