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Engineering 101

College Park Aviation Museum
Sun. Jan 19

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Theodore Greene

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 18

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 22

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jan 29

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 19

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 26

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 12

Young Learners Tour: Color-Full Fun

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Feb 15

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Stephen Danley

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Feb 22

A Right To The City Author Talk Series: Brandi T. Summers

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Mar 21

Expand the Field

National Geographic
Tue. Feb 11

Nat Geo Nights: Africa's Last Wild Places

National Geographic
Thu. Feb 20

Through the Lens: Return to the Russian Arctic

National Geographic
Tue. Feb 25

Gallery Talk: Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Feb 5

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Feb 2

MLK Jr. Family Program

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Jan 18

A Book Discussion: Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Feb 18

Dana Tai Soon Burgess Dance Company A Tribute to Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 3 – 24

Day with the Girl Scouts

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Feb 22

Engineering 101

College Park Aviation Museum
Sat. Jan 18

Morning at the Museum

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Feb 8

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 18 – 26

Portrait Discovery Kits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Feb 1

Portrait InSight

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Jan 18

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 23 & 25

Portrait Signs

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 27 & 29

Portrait Story Days

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 18 – 26

Portrait Story Days

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 8 – 29

Presidential Family Fun Day

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Feb 15

See Me at the Portrait Gallery

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Wed. Feb 12

Young Portrait Explorers: Fishes with Julie Packard

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Mon. Jan 27

Young Portrait Explorers: Martin Luther King Jr.

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 10 & 24

Robert Franklin Gates

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Jan 25

Winter Opening Reception

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Jan 25

New Visions of the Future of Press Freedom

National Archives
Wed. Jan 29

A More or Less Perfect Union

National Archives
Thu. Jan 30

National Archives Sleepover

National Archives
Sat. Feb 1

Twilight Tuesdays

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Jan. 21 & 28

Twilight Tuesdays

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Feb. 4 – 25

The Beloved Community: MLK Jr. and Activism in Washington, DC

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sat. Feb 15

Twilight Tuesdays

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Mar. 3 – 31

First Studio: Story + Workshop

The Kreeger Museum
Jan. 18 – Apr. 18

STABLE Artist Talk: Nekisha Durrett

The Kreeger Museum
Sat. Jan 25

Harlem Quartet Concert

The Kreeger Museum
Thu. Apr 2

Outdoor Sculpture Tour

The Kreeger Museum
Sat. Apr 25

Free Community Weekend: Women’s March

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Jan. 18 – 20

Free Parking: Communicating Vessels

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Thu. Mar 5

Gallery Talk: Eroded Field

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Feb 29

Volkmar Wentzel

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Feb 8

Washington Print Club

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sat. Feb 1

Just Us

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 20 – Apr. 6

Picture This: Tours for People Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 22 – Apr. 25

ASL at the NGA

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 8 – Apr. 11

The Intersection of Science and Documentary

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Jan 18

A Portrait of Robert Frank

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Jan 25

Case #1, Case #2 preceded by Tribute to Teachers

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Jan 18

On the Wings of Brancusi

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Jan 21

Speaking of Art Lecture

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Feb 4

Jeff Koons: The Whitney Retrospective

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Feb 25

The Foreigner’s Home preceded by Over

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Jan 19

No Data Plan preceded by Disintegration 93-96

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Jan 26

The Wild Frontier

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sat. Feb 1

LOGBOOK SERBISTAN preceded by Inventory

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Feb 9

It Will Be Chaos

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Sun. Mar 22

JRA Distinguished Artist Series: Annie Evelyn

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Sun. Mar 8

Valentine's Day Card Workshop

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Sun. Feb 9

Free Community Day: March

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Mar 1

International Women’s Day 2020

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Mar 8

MAR 04 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 4

MAR 11 Gallery Talk: #5WomenArtists

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 11

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Mar 1

APR 01 Gallery Talk: Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 1

Artist Lecture: Delita Martin

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Fri. Mar 20

Delita Martin

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Apr 9

Cultural Capital: Motherhood Redux

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 11

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 15

Cultural Capital: Radical Empathy

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

Free Community Day: April

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

#5WomenArtists

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 18

#5WomenArtists

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Mar 25

Museum Day

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Apr 4

NMWA Late Hours

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thu. Mar 26

Slow Art Day

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Apr 4

Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Apr 5

Tour: Spring Fever

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Fri. Mar 20

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 2020: Women Artists of Latin America

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Mar 14

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 22

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Apr 29

Book Arts Lecture: Audrey Niffenegger—A Life in Libraries

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Cultural Capital: Contact High

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. May 3

Free Community Day: June

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. Jun 7

Free Community Day: May

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. May 3

Linda Nochlin: The Maverick She

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 3

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 10

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 17

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. Jun 24

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 6

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 13

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 20

Collection Sampler

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 27

NMWA Late Hours

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Mon. Apr 27

NMWA Late Hours

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Tue. May 19

Shenson Chamber Music Concert: Jennifer Koh

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 27

Teacher Program: Educator Open House for Graciela Iturbide's Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wed. May 13

Tour: Fierce Women 2.0

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sun. May 3

Young Learner Tour: Animal Adventure

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Jun 27

Young Learner Tour: Portrait Party

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sat. Apr 18

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 24 & 31

Conversation Circles

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 7 – 28

Drawn to Figures

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 12 – 22

Open Studio

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Jan. 24 & 31

Open Studio

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Feb. 7 – 28

Portraiture 101

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Tue. Feb 4

The Art of Care for Medical Professionals (Adults, 4 Sessions)

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Fri. Feb 7

Ongoing Events

Tour: Tudor Place

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Thru Feb. 29

New York Ave Sculpture Project

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Sep. 20

Americans

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

Nation to Nation

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

Our Universes

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Sep. 30

Return to a Native Place

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

The Great Inka Road

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Jun. 1

In Mid-Sentence

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru Mar. 29

One Life: Marian Anderson

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 17

Asian Art from the Bliss Collection

Dumbarton Oaks
Thru Jun. 1

Rightfully Hers: American Women and the Vote

National Archives
Thru Jan. 3, 2021

Shall Not Be Denied: Women Fight for the Vote

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 1

Right to the City @Shaw Neighborhood Library

Shaw Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Mt Pleasant Library

Mt Pleasant Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Anacostia Neighborhood Library

Anacostia Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Right to the City @Woodridge Neighborhood Library

Woodridge Neighborhood Library
Thru Apr. 20

Judy Chicago—The End: A Meditation on Death and Extinction

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jan. 20

Live Dangerously

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Jan. 20

America’s First Veterans

Anderson House & The American Revolution Institute
Thru Apr. 5

Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 31

Storied Women of the Civil War Era

Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery
Thru May. 8, 2022

Installation of the Treaty of Fort Stanwix, 1784

Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian
Thru Apr. 15

None Swifter Than These: 100 Years of Diplomatic Couriers

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Thru Jan. 26

WOMEN: A Century of Change

National Geographic
Thru May. 1

Becoming Jane

National Geographic
Thru Jun. 1

Comic Art: 120 Years of Panels and Pages

Library of Congress
Thru Sep. 12

Baseball: America’s Home Run

Smithsonian National Postal Museum
Jun. 27, 2020 – Mar. 1, 2022

Graciela Iturbide’s Mexico

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Feb. 8 – May. 25

A Right to the City

Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Thru Apr. 20

Delita Martin: Calling Down The Spirits

National Museum of Women in the Arts
Thru Apr. 19

Communicating Vessels: Ed Bisese, Elyse Harrison, Wayne Paige

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – Mar. 15

Good Form, Decorum, and in the Manner: Portraits from the Collections of Washington Print Club Members

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – Mar. 15

Heroes & Losers: The Edification of Luis Lorenzana

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – Mar. 15

Landscape in an Eroded Field - Carol Barsha, Heather Theresa Clark, Artemis Herber

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – Mar. 15

Robert Franklin Gates: Paint What You See

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – May. 24

Volkmar Wentzel

American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center
Jan. 25 – May. 24

Washington Dollar Days

Tudor Place Historic House and Garden
Feb. 1 – 29
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