Warner Bros. Theater
The National Museum of American History is committed to exploring the legacy of American cinema as well as how film culture shapes how we perceive ourselves as Americans. The Warner Bros. Theater provides visitors with new and exciting opportunities to explore the art of film in a stunning and intimate 261-seat jewel box venue using state-of-the-art digital 2D & 3D and 35mm film presentations. This theater will host a full roster of public programs, from new and repertory film screenings, symposia, lectures, and concerts, to expansive film festivals.
We the People
The museum’s free signature film We the People is a 20-minute celebration of the national ideals of democracy, opportunity and freedom.
America's Musical Journey 3D
America’s Musical Journey celebrates the unique diversity of cultures and the creative risk-taking that characterize America, as told through the story of its music.
D-Day: Normandy 1944 3D
June 6, 1944: The largest Allied operation of World War II began in Normandy, France.
National Parks Adventure 3D
MacGillivray Freeman's National Parks Adventure takes you on the ultimate off-trail adventure into the nation's awe-inspiring great outdoors and untamed wilderness.
Pandas are beloved around the world, and now they are coming to the screen in the original film Pandas, a breathtaking documentary adventure and amazing experience for the whole family.
Star-Spangled Banner Anthem of Liberty 3D
Witness an epic battle during the War of 1812, when the sight of a gigantic American flag flying over Fort McHenry inspired the lyrics that became our national anthem.
Tornado Alley 3D
Using a fleet of specialized vehicles, two missions are launched to capture the birth of a tornado.
They Shall Not Grow Old
A documentary about World War I with never-before-seen footage to commemorate the centennial of the end of the war. Starts January 30.
Celebrate Groundhog Day with screenings of the Bill Murray classic, along with a wine tasting from Maxwell Park. February 2.