RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Smithsonian Institution

A collection of news and information related to Smithsonian Institution published by this site and its partners.

Top Smithsonian Institution Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • An Appreciation: Elvis Presley photographer Alfred Wertheimer (1929-2014)

    An Appreciation: Elvis Presley photographer Alfred Wertheimer (1929-2014)
    The first thing that springs to mind about my encounter in 2010 with Elvis Presley photographer Alfred Wertheimer, the man who shot the celebrated intimate images of Presley on the cusp of stardom in 1956, was the marrow-deep passion about his vocation.
  • Washington's Smithsonian launches $1.5 billion fundraising campaign

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Smithsonian Institution, the world's biggest museum and research complex, publicly launched a $1.5 billion fundraising campaign this week, the largest in history for any cultural institution. The effort marks the first...

    Exhibits, Theater Performances, Shows & Concerts

    Exhibits, Theater Performances, Shows & Concerts
    ANNIE Through Oct. 15. Classic musical includes popular song “It’s the Hard Knock Life.” Ticket start at $34.75. 8 p.m. Oct. 7-10, 14, 15-17, 18; 2 p.m. Oct. 11, 15, 18; 6:30 p.m. Oct. 12; 1 p.m. Oct. 12,19. Broward Center for Performing...

    Art & Nature program explores just that

    Art & Nature program explores just that
    Lita Albuquerque has led volunteers through the Mojave Desert. She's led them near the Egyptian pyramids, enduring a brief work stoppage when authorities mistook the design they were drawing for the Star of David. She's led them on an expedition to the...

    Construction to begin for National Museum of Industrial History

    Construction to begin for National Museum of Industrial History
    Though the state attorney general's investigation still hangs over its future, construction of the embattled National Museum of Industrial History is about to begin. Museum officials on Tuesday said a three-month, $800,000 project to lay the concrete...