National Geographic produces a wide range of public programs, including exhibits, speaker series, films, and special events at our headquarters in Washington, D.C. and in select locations around the U.S. and abroad. Explore this site to find an event near you.
Photographer Carsten Peter has gone into erupting volcanoes and down ice shafts to get images of the natural world that look more like science fiction than fact. Journey with him to a planet you never knew existedour own Earth.
As the home of National Geographic headquarters, Washington D.C. offers you the world and all that’s in it, from family-friendly exhibits, to dynamic speakers, engaging concerts and award-winning films and our retail store.
Paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson, the discoverer of the famous “Lucy” fossil and director of the Institute for Human Origins, reports on the ongoing scientific search for our ancient ancestors.