National Geographic Events

Washington, D.C.

National Geographic Live Washington, D.C.

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Step into a world of entertaining presentations by today’s leading explorers, scientists, photographers, and performing artists. From lively concerts to thought-provoking presentations, captivating films, and engaging family events, National Geographic Live brings you the world and all that’s in it.

Tickets are available for our summer 2014 events. Check the links below, and our online brochure on the left, to find out more about this season’s events at National Geographic headquarters!

Get a bite before the event and save! Find out about discounts from our restaurant partners.

Give the gift of adventure this holiday season with gift certificates to our exhibitions and events.

The League of American Bicyclists has named National Geographic a silver Bicycle Friendly Business. For evening and weekend events, bicycle parking is available on level P-1 of the garage and at bike racks on M Street. For weekday daytime events parking is only available at the M Street bike racks.


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