Friday, October 24
7:00 – 9:30 p.m.
Join us for an evening of museums. You and your guests will enjoy after-hours access to four amazing national institutions. Walk from one to the other or hop the free Assembly shuttle.
Your registration includes one Assembly Celebration ticket. Additional guest passes are available for $15 (children 12 and younger are free). You can add tickets during the online registration process or by calling the Contact Center at (800) 274-2237.
Tuesday, October 21 - Saturday, October 25, 2014
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
The largest of the Smithsonian's 19 museums, the museum includes 21 exhibition galleries covering the world wars to the history of astronomy, from the Apollo space program to the relationship between time and navigation, to the Wright brothers and the aerial age.
See true national treasures such as the original Star-Spangled Banner, Lincoln’s top hat, Dizzy Gillespie’s angled trumpet, and Dorothy’s ruby slippers. The collections comprise the greatest single collection of American history.
Learn about the natural world through the museum’s unparalleled research, collections, exhibitions, and education outreach programs. From mummies to mammals, gems to giant elephants, there is so much to see.
What made the front page in 1590, 1872, or even 1934? Find out in this interactive museum of news and journalism opened in 2008. See sections of the original Berlin wall and a three-story East German guard tower. Check out the door from the Watergate office complex.