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. We invite you to experience the adventure!
The National Geographic Museum will be open at it’s regular hours on Tuesday, March 4, and the screening of Cosmos will proceed as planned in the evening. However, our Tuesdays at Noon screening for March 4 has been cancelled.
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For the last decade, some of the most powerful and impactful stories have been produced by a new generation of photojournalists who are women. These women are as different as the places and the subjects they have covered but they all share the same passion and commitment to storytelling that has come to define National Geographic.
Photographer Vincent J. Musi shares his forays into the world of our non-human friends, as seen in the pages of National Geographic.
Based on multi-year coverage by National Geographic photographers Michael Nichols, Steve Winter, and Paul Nicklen, the images in this exhibition attest to the wildness and beauty of lions and tigers and bears.
Enjoy a lively St. Patrick’s Day with Runa’s mix of traditional and contemporary Celtic sounds.
One Cubic Foot: Portraits of Biodiversity features the amazing diversity of creatures found by photographer David Liittschwager when he placed a 12-inch cube in different environments and coaxed the inhabitants in front of his lens.
Celebrate 125 years of vivid storytelling through stunning photography, film, and interactive experiences.
Give the gift of adventure with gift certificates to National Geographic Live and the National Geographic Museum.
From National Geographic DVDs, books, and maps to crafts made by artisans in their local communities, the Store is sure to have something for everyone.