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!
View a listing of our spring 2016 events at National Geographic headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Join us as Kenny Broad (2011 National Geographic Explorer of the Year) shares his adventures as an accomplished cave diver and leading scientist.
Join Mark Synnott for an evening of superb storytelling and spectacular imagery from his unparalleled life of adventure.
Celebrate the opening of the exhibit The Greeks: Agamemnon to Alexander with a special evening devoted to one of the oldest stories man has ever told, Homer’s Iliad.
Be part of one of National Geographic’s most inspiring annual events—the Explorers Symposium—at an evening that celebrates the amazing confluence of science and exploration.
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!