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4-D Film @ Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater (Showtimes are subject to availability)
Sep 28 all-day
Some of the most dramatic events in journalism history are recreated in “I-Witness: A 4-D Time Travel Adventure,” where a 3-D film and fourth-dimension special effects take visitors on a journalistic trip through time. Running[...]
Guided Highlights Tour @ Newseum, Information Desk
Sep 28 all-day
Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute guided tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on[...]
4-D Film @ Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater (Showtimes are subject to availability)
Sep 29 all-day
Some of the most dramatic events in journalism history are recreated in “I-Witness: A 4-D Time Travel Adventure,” where a 3-D film and fourth-dimension special effects take visitors on a journalistic trip through time. Running[...]
Guided Highlights Tour @ Newseum, Information Desk
Sep 29 all-day
Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute guided tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on[...]
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
1966: Civil Rights at 50 @ Newseum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
“1966: CIVIL RIGHTS AT 50” OPENING JAN. 15, 2016 | LEVEL 4 “MAKE SOME NOISE: STUDENTS AND THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT” This companion exhibit features a section of the original F.W. Woolworth lunch counter in[...]
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Walter Cronkite, a large-scale public celebration featuring some of the nation’s top journalists will be held at the Newseum. Hosted by the Newseum, CBS News and Arizona State[...]
Operation: George Washington @ International Spy Museum
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
Operation: George Washington @ International Spy Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
1/2 price tickets to the International Spy Museum & George Washington’s Mount Vernon. 50% off general admission to SPY when you also visit George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Two of DC s most popular attractions have[...]
American by Belief @ President Lincoln's Cottage at the Soldiers' Home
Sep 29 @ 9:30 am – 4:30 pm
American by Belief @ President Lincoln's Cottage at the Soldiers' Home   | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
On July 4, 1864, the same day the Lincoln family moved to the Cottage for the last time, Abraham Lincoln signed into law An Act to Encourage Immigration. This legislation cemented Lincoln and the Republican[...]
Chinamania @ Freer Sackler Gallery
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Chinamania @ Freer Sackler Gallery | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
A mania for Chinese blue-and-white porcelain swept through London in the 1870s as a new generation of artists and collectors “rediscovered” imported wares from Asia. Foremost among them was American expatriate artist James McNeill Whistler.[...]
Flourish Inside and Out @ U.S. Botanic Garden
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Flourish Inside and Out @ U.S. Botanic Garden | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Special Exhibit. From a walk in the woods to strolling through a park, and from gardening at home to visiting a public garden, therapeutic horticulture, nature therapy, and accessible gardening connect people to nature and[...]
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Open House - The L. Ron Hubbard House Museum @ L. Ron Hubbard House | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Open House from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm  This Dupont Circle landmark is the original site of the first Founding Church in the world in Washington D.C. Here, the prolific American writer, explorer, and founder,[...]
TWELVE YEARS THAT SHOOK AND SHAPED WASHINGTON: 1963-1975 @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
TWELVE YEARS THAT SHOOK AND SHAPED WASHINGTON: 1963-1975 @ Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
During this period, Washingtonians experienced their first meaningful presidential vote, elected a city council and mayor for the first time in a century, and became the largest majority African American city in the country. Freeways[...]
Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Venue: Portrait Gallery Event Location: Meet in the F Street lobby Cost: Free: Walk–in Look for our friendly docent who will give a Highlights tour of the National Portrait Gallery.   NOTE:  Beginning on September[...]
Sep 29 @ 12:15 pm – 12:15 pm
Explore the Sackler Gallery’s permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. The museum opened in 1987 to house a gift of some 1,000 works of Asian art from Dr. Arthur M. Sackler. Among its highlights are sculptures[...]
Cathedral Highlights Tour @ Washington National Cathedral
Sep 29 @ 1:00 pm
Cathedral Highlights Tour @ Washington National Cathedral | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Explore the must-see details of the Cathedral’s dramatic art and architecture with a guided tour tailored for first-time visitors.
Sep 29 @ 2:15 pm – 2:15 pm
This tour explores Peacock Room REMIX: Darren Waterston’s Filthy Lucre, an immersive installation by painter Darren Waterston that reimagines James McNeill Whistler’s famed Peacock Room. Waterston’s dynamic space highlights complicated tensions and acts of creative[...]
Sep 29 @ 2:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Venue: Portrait Gallery Event Location: Meet in the F Street Lobby Cost: Free; walk-in Look for our friendly docent who will give a Docent’s Choice tour of the of the museum: Most Mon.-Fri.: 2:30 PM[...]
Educator Night Out (2016) @ International Spy Museum
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Educator Night Out (2016) @ International Spy Museum | Washington | DC | US
Your Curriculum, Shaken Not Stirred. Enjoy an evening at the Spy Museum where the red carpet will be rolled out just for teachers!. Calling all educators! Gain exclusive access to the Museum; bring your A-game[...]
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 29 @ 11:00 pm
Hello Nigeria Independence Weekend D.C. @ Carnegie Library | Naperville | Illinois | United States
HELLO NIGERIA DMV. Nigerian Independence Weekend in D.C. Go to: WWW.HELLONIGERIADMV.COM today! Synopsis: A Concortium of professionals from all walks of life and industries, have teamed up together, to showcase the rich culture of Nigeria[...]
Categories: After Five,Gallery Talks & Tours Venue: American Art Museum Event Location: Meet in the G St Lobby Cost: Free. Related Exhibition: The Art of Romaine Brooks Link: http://americanart.si.edu/exhibitions/archive/2016/brooks/ Joe Lucchesi, consulting curator for The[...]
Crossing Borders: @ Hill Center
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Crossing Borders: @ Hill Center | Washington | DC | US
Taco Night. Join Chef Wendi in the kitchen for taco night!. With margaritas! In this hands-on class, guests will feast on: Menu: Fried Fish Tacos with Pickled Red Onions & Cilantro Lime Crema Pork Belly[...]
Polish Language and Culture Classes @ The Kosciuszko Foundation
Sep 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:20 pm
Polish Language and Culture Classes @ The Kosciuszko Foundation | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Fall Semester of Polish Language and Culture Classes will start soon. The semester is 14 week long. Cost: $450 for the new students; $425 for the returning students Please visit: www.learnpolishdc.com  for more information or[...]
The Change-Makers and Social Justice @ S. Dillon Ripley Center
Sep 29 @ 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm
The Change-Makers and Social Justice @ S. Dillon Ripley Center | Washington | DC | US
A Smithsonian Evening Program. Listen to Tom Desanto, the producer of blockbuster films including X-Men and Transformers as he discusses how social justice inspired him. Ideas that can change the world and lives may start[...]
The American Journey of Giorgio Bassani - In Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Giorgio Bassani's Birth @ Embassy of Italy | Washington | DC | US
Bassani in America. The American Journey of Giorgio Bassani – In Celebration of the 100th Anniversary of Giorgio Bassani’s Birth 2016-09-29 Data:29/09/2016 The American Journey of Giorgio Bassani – In Celebration of the 100th Anniversary[...]
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Life of a Poet: Conversations with Ron Charles @ Hill Center | Washington | DC | US
Poet Terrence Hayes. Join Ron Charles, The Washington Post Editor of Book World, for an in-depth discussion with National Book Award-winning poet Terrance Hayes. The Life of a Poet series offers a rare opportunity to[...]
Come From Away @ Ford's Theatre
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm
Come From Away @ Ford's Theatre | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Fresh off sold-out runs in Seattle and San Diego, the new musical “Come From Away” tells the heart-warming true story of how a small Canadian town cared for 6,579 airline passengers stranded there on 9/11.[...]
Journey to NO MAN S LAND Opening Reception @ National Museum of Women in the Arts
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Journey to NO MAN S LAND Opening Reception @ National Museum of Women in the Arts | Washington | DC | US
Thursday, September 29, 2016. Join us to celebrate the opening of NO MAN S LAND: Women Artists from the Rubell Family Collection. Large-scale paintings and sculptural hybrids by 37 contemporary artists from 16 countries appear[...]
Sep 29 @ 7:30 pm
To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the birth of Walter Cronkite, some of the nation’s top journalists discuss the legacy of the late “CBS Evening News” anchor and his impact on journalism past, present and[...]
Collective Rage: A Play In Five Boops @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Collective Rage: A Play In Five Boops @ Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company | Lima | Ohio | United States
A collision at the intersection of anger, sex, and the thea-tah. World premiere by an award-winning playwright. Betty is rich. Betty is lonely. Betty s a dutiful wife, but Betty s busy working on her[...]
4-D Film @ Walter and Leonore Annenberg Theater (Showtimes are subject to availability)
Sep 30 all-day
Some of the most dramatic events in journalism history are recreated in “I-Witness: A 4-D Time Travel Adventure,” where a 3-D film and fourth-dimension special effects take visitors on a journalistic trip through time. Running[...]