Museums: Exhibitions

There’s always a cool, new museum exhibit in DC! Visit, view and learn something new, at museum exhibitions featuring art, history, culture, science, and nature. Check below for exhibit information.

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Ongoing Events

Peripheral Visions

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru Apr. 24

Orchids: Amazing Adaptations

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Apr. 28

Lincoln's Contemporaries

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 19

Champions

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 19

One Year: 1968, An American Odyssey

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 19

Drawing in Tintoretto’s Venice

National Gallery of Art
Thru May. 26

Venetian Prints in the Time of Tintoretto

National Gallery of Art
Thru May. 26

Kenneth Victor Young: Continuum

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru May. 26

Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru May. 26

Turbulence

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
May. 4 – 26

Postmen of the Skies

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
May. 1 – 27

Daguerreotypes

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jun. 2

Korean Craft: Yesterday and Today

Korean Cultural Center DC
May. 3 – Jun. 21

Tintoretto: Artist of Renaissance Venice

National Gallery of Art
Thru Jul. 9

50 Years of Stonewall: LGBTQ+ Activism in the U.S.

Library of Congress
Apr. 30 – Jul. 11

Beautiful Blooms: Flowering Plants on Stamps

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Thru Jul. 14

The American Pre-Raphaelites: Radical Realists

National Gallery of Art
Thru Jul. 21

Baseball Americana

Library of Congress
Thru Jul. 27

Ursula von Rydingsvard: The Contour of Feeling

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jul. 28

The Life of Animals in Japanese Art

National Gallery of Art
May. 5 – Jul. 28

Charles Hinman: Structures, 1965–2014

Kreeger Museum
Thru Jul. 31

Forward Press: 21st Century Printmaking

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru Aug. 11

Squire Broel

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thru Aug. 11

Whitman 200: Whitman Bicentennial Display

Library of Congress
May. 15 – Aug. 15

Eye to I: Self-Portraits from 1900 to Today

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Aug. 18

Queens of Egypt

National Geographic
Thru Sep. 2

Oliver Lee Jackson: Recent Paintings

National Gallery of Art
Thru Sep. 15

More is More: Multiples

National Museum of Women in the Arts
May. 3 – Sep. 15

Revolutionary Reflections: French Memories of the War for America

Anderson House – The American Revolution Institute of the Society of the Cincinnati
Thru Oct. 27

Portraits of the World: Korea Exhibition

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Nov. 17

Gallery Tours

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31

Rightfully Hers

National Archives
May. 10, 2019 – Jan. 3, 2020

Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

The Architecture of the Folger Shakespeare Library

Folger Shakespeare Library
Thru Jan. 5, 2020

A Century of Lunar Photographs from the 1850s to Apollo 11

National Gallery of Art
Jul. 14, 2019 – Jan. 5, 2020

Andrea del Verrocchio: Sculptor-Painter of Renaissance Florence

National Gallery of Art
Sep. 15, 2019 – Jan. 12, 2020

Alonso Berruguete: First Sculptor of Renaissance Spain

National Gallery of Art
Oct. 13, 2019 – Feb. 17, 2020

In Mid-Sentence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
May. 3, 2019 – Mar. 29, 2020

One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jun. 28, 2019 – May. 17, 2020

The Great Inka Road: Engineering an Empire

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jun. 1, 2020

Asian Art from the Bliss Collection

Dumbarton Oaks
Thru Jun. 1, 2020

Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote

Library of Congress
Jun. 4, 2019 – Sep. 1, 2020

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20, 2020

Our Universes: Traditional Knowledge Shapes Our World

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Sep. 30, 2020

Nation to Nation

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2021

Return to a Native Place: Algonquian Peoples of the Chesapeake

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jan. 1, 2022

Americans

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Dec. 31, 2022
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