As a public health precaution due to COVID-19, all Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo are temporarily closed. We are not announcing a reopening date at this time and will provide updates on our website and social media.

Past Exhibitions

Captain America shield

Superheroes

Closed January 12, 2020
American Stories

American Stories

Closed January 5, 2020
Shoulder of Navy Nurse Corps indoor uniform

Modern Medicine and the Great War

Closed August 11, 2019
Stories on Money

Stories on Money

Closed June 23, 2019
Korean tray with place setting

Tracing American Journeys

Closed June 10, 2019
Mrs. Robert S. Alter, National League for Woman’s Service, Motor Corps Division

Uniformed Women in the Great War

Closed April 28, 2019
Detail of Unlce Sam poster

Advertising War

Closed February 10, 2019
detail from "On the Wire" by Harvey Thomas Dunn, France, 1918

Artist Soldiers

Closed November 12, 2018
Detail of postcard depicting the Sunken Gardens in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park

Cultivating America’s Gardens

Closed September 16, 2018

T is for Television

Closed September 4, 2018
The First Lady of Song: Ella Fitzgerald at 100

Ella Fitzgerald at 100

Closed July 15, 2018
The Jefferson Bible

Religion in Early America

Closed June 3, 2018
Solar power plant

Solar on the Line

Closed March 4, 2018
detail of the LEGO Statue of Liberty in the 2 West Preview display

2 West Preview Case

Closed January 7, 2018

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