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!
Take an extraordinary journey through 5,000 years of Greek culture in this world-class exhibit celebrating kings, scholars, poets, and philosophers. An incredible collection of artifacts previously never before seen outside of Greece makes this 2016’s must-see exhibition!
Looking for a great kid-friendly event? Meet the authors of the brand new children’s book Who Was Alexander the Great?
Battle it out in an epic vote between the adrenaline-fueled 300 and the modern classic My Big Fat Greek Wedding. The winning movie will be shown at National Geographic Headquarters!
Take a tour of the Acropolis and other Greek sites with expert Catherine Keesling, all without getting a new passport or buying a plane ticket.
Sample the sweet and savory aspects of Greek culture with a celebration of Greek wine, music, and, of course, food.
Geek out with Nat Geo’s youngest explorers, fresh from the field.
Inspired by the Summer 2016 Olympic Games? Discover how the ancient sporting event began with a fascinating insider tour led by National Geographic Archaeologist-in-Residence Fred Hiebert and historian and author Diane Harris Cline.
Travel back in time and learn about the world of Greek archaeology from a panel of leading experts at this National Geographic event showcasing Greece’s rich cultural history.
With the 2016 U.S. presidential election season in full swing, we’re taking a look back at the culture that introduced the world to democracy.
Join explorers and scientists, master photographers, and adventurers at National Geographic Live—an online video series featuring behind-the-scenes stories and magnificent images from one of the world’s largest non-profit science and education foundations.
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.
Bring students in grades 2–12 on a learning adventure!