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Bicycle Innovation Is a Key Theme of "Object Project" Opening July 1 WASHINGTON, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Americans first became fascinated with the bicycle at the Centennial Exhibition
NEW YORK, May 5, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum will celebrate outstanding achievement in American design this fall with its 16th annual National Design
Iconic Institutions to Launch Ground-breaking Technology with Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron; Sequel Marks First Film to Receive New IMAX 12-Channel Sound Mix NEW YORK, May 1, 2015
WASHINGTON, April 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will open a new exhibition on American business July 1 in the Mars Hall of American
Telling Representations of Indigenous Legacies Examined in Key Pieces from the Smithsonian Museum's Vast Collection NEW YORK, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National
Artist and automaker's founder shared similar dreams of finding success far from home TORRANCE, Calif., April 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Honda is proud to partner with the Smithsonian
Annual Jazz Appreciation Celebration Includes Displays and Concerts WASHINGTON, March 31, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April is Jazz Appreciation Month, and the Smithsonian's National
JAM Celebration Includes Dedication of Jazz Cafe and Installation of Neiman's "Big Band" Painting WASHINGTON, March 30, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- April is Jazz Appreciation Month
WASHINGTON, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- In a special ceremony today, the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History accepted a donation of more than 50 artifacts from Mad
Bad news for museum goers who want to squeeze as many historic artifacts into their selfies as possible: The Smithsonian has banned the use of selfie sticks in all of its facilities, joining a long and growing list of museums and other venues barring their use.
- A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.