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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.

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    Pope Francis and the New Vatican
    SpeakersWednesday, September 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.Washington, D.C.

    National Geographic Editor in Chief Susan Goldberg moderates a conversation on the August 2015 cover story about how Pope Francis is remaking the Vatican.

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    National Geographic Museum and Events

    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.

  • Pristine Seas
    Pristine Seas: The Ocean’s Last Wild Places
    Wednesday, September 16, 2015 – Sunday, March 27, 2016Washington, D.C.

    Journey across the world’s ocean with National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Dr. Enric Sala on his mission to find and protect these last wild places.

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    Nat Geo Live D.C. Fall 2015 Events

    View a listing of our fall 2015 events at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C.

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    Untamed Antarctica
    SpeakersWednesday, September 16, 2015 at 7:30 p.m.Breckenridge, CO

    Veteran climbers Mike Libecki and Cory Richards tell the story of their journey to Antarctica, where they battled extreme cold, furious winds, and fickle weather to summit a remote 2,000-foot spire. Join them for a humorous but gripping firsthand account of this first ascent at the bottom of the world.

Events by Location

Events for Today, September 04, 2015


Indiana Jones and the Adventure of Archaeology, Washington, D.C.
May 14, 2015 – January 3, 2016

Monster Fish: In Search of the Last River Giants, Washington, D.C.
March 26, 2015 – October 11, 2015

Treasures of the Earth, Indianapolis, IN
June 11, 2011 – June 11, 2021


Pope Francis and the New Vatican, Washington, D.C.
September 16, 2015

Untamed Antarctica, Breckenridge, CO
September 16, 2015

Pristine Seas: The Ocean’s Last Wild Places, Washington, D.C.
September 16, 2015 – March 27, 2016

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