Main Hall, National Museum of African American History and Culture

Society Calendar

Smithson Society members living in the Washington, DC area, and across the country, can take advantage of exclusive events.

Reservations are required for all programs. Capacity may be limited. Program content is subject to change.

Upcoming Events

Date Event Location
September 19, 2014
12 - 1:45 pm

Space is limited. Please call 202-633-2040 to RSVP
Food For Thought
Collecting Art for a New Museum

Tuliza Fleming, Curator at the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
Luncheon will be in the Smithsonian Castle Commons.
Smithsonian Castle, and S. Dillon Ripley Center
November 18, 2014
After-hours reception to see new exhibition Nation to Nation, Treaties between the United States and American Indians. Event features a special pre-reception and early viewing exclusively for Smithson Society members. National Museum of the American Indian
May 8th and 9th, 2015!
Smithsonian Weekend
with the 39th Annual James Smithson Reception and Dinner at the National Air and Space Museum’s Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly Virginia
various locations
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Recent Events

February 2013: Members Reception and exhibition viewing of Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia;Sackler Gallery
July - November 2012: Food For Thought Luncheon series
July 2012: Curator Lecture; Freer Gallery of Art
April 2012: Annual Smithsonian Weekend
November 2011: Members' Reception; A Song for the Horse Nation exhibition
February 2011: John Quincy Adams Circle dinner
January 2011: Pioneers of Flight reception
November 2010: Gods of Angkor Exhibit
October 2010: Norman Rockwell Exhibition