For a full list of exhibitions see our current exhibitions
For a full list of events and programs see our calendar
From Our Happy Home
Saturday, Dec, 16, 1-4 p.m..
Explore the ways that people have created feelings of comfort and warmth during cold winter months. This program is organized in partnership with the National Building Museum, which will hold a related program on Dec. 17.
Curator Tour: Portraits of the World: Switzerland
Sunday, Dec. 17, 3 p.m. .
Portraits of the World: Switzerland
Join curator Robyn Asleson for a tour of Portraits of the World: Switzerland
Rhyme to Reason: How Words Changed America
Saturday, Dec. 30, 1:30 & 4:30 p.m. .
F Street Lobby
Join a tour that highlights how words have influenced us as a nation and as individuals.
NSO Day of Music and Art at the National Portrait Gallery
Saturday, Jan. 6, 1:00 & 7:00 p.m. .
Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard
Enjoy a day of performances and educational activities that explore the connections between music and portraiture. This program is organized in partnership with the National Symphony Orchestra.
Artist Talk: Louie Palu
Sunday, Jan. 7, 3:00 p.m. .
The Face of Battle
Listen to artist Louie Palu discuss his arresting photographs featured in The Face of Battle: Americans at War, 9/11 to Now.
Teen Museum Council Teen Zine
Wednesday, Jan. 24, 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. .
Join the Teen Museum Council to create your own zine.