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.
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.
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.
Learn how to communicate with people of many backgrounds with National Geographic photographer Annie Griffiths, who is known for her ability to bridge the gaps between different cultures.