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Smithsonian Institute, Washington DC

The Smithsonian Institute is a web of museums and research facilities founded back in 1846. Based in Washington D.C., 19 museums and galleries display a wide range of exhibitions from planes (National Air and Space Museum) to portraits (National Portrait Gallery) to a history of the US Postal Service (National Postal Museum) to contemporary and modern art (Hirshhorn Museum). 736 more words

My Daytrip to the National Sculpture Garden, DC

The Sculpture Garden at the National Mall is a treasure with a ton of futuristic, creative and innovative sculptures strategically placed amongst some of the most amazing, whimsical, and mesmerizing garden you will ever see. 179 more words

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New gray whale exhibit at the UGA Aquarium

Visitors to the UGA Aquarium will experience a new exhibit focusing on extinct Atlantic gray whales. This exhibit is the product of a collaboration among among the aquarium, Scott Noakes of the UGA Center for Applied Isotope Studies, Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary, Emory University, the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and the Scientific Illustration group at UGA’s Lamar Dodd School of Art and Design. 36 more words

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Hirshhorn Museum

The Smithsonian Institute’s Museum of Modern Art is a stunning SOM (Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill) design that sits on the south side of the National Mall in DC. 317 more words