Smithsonian set to host Arctic Spring Festival at the National Museum of Natural History

April 29, 2015

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History will host a spring festival celebrating Arctic peoples, cultures and sciences. The Arctic Spring Festival will take place May 8–10 at the museum to mark the United States’ 2015–2017 chairmanship of the Arctic Council, an international governmental body that coordinates Arctic policy.

Smithsonian takes Hall of Human Origins across the country in new traveling exhibition

February 12, 2015

The Smithsonian and the American Library Association (ALA) have developed a new traveling exhibition on human evolution based on the iconic “David H. Koch Hall of Human Origins” at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. “Exploring Human Origins: What Does It Mean to Be Human?” will appear at 19 public libraries across the country between April 2015 and April 2017.

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