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Museums in Minutes: Artifacts of D.C.

Aerial view of the National Mall, Washington, D.C.  The Washington Monument is an obelisk near the west end of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., built to commemorate the first U.S. president, General George Washington. The monument, made of marble, granite, and sandstone, is both the world's tallest stone structure and the world's tallest obelisk in height standing 555 feet 5 inches. Courtesy of Library of Congress.

Visit the spectacular artifacts in Washington in just one day.

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NJ National Guard Museum Open for Summer

Visit the National Guard Militia Museum in New Jersey this summer.

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NY State Museum Getting $14 Million Renovations

It was announced earlier today that the New York State Museum, in Albany, New York, would be getting a $14 million facelift.

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Sixty Recipients Receive Highest Honor from AASLH

The American Association for State and Local History (AASLH) recently announced the winners of the 70th annual Leadership in History Awards.

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Controversy in Public History … Can We Move Beyond Relativism?

The Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. Photo courtesy of the Smithsonian website.

Public historians took a battering 20 years ago through highly public struggles over two Smithsonian exhibits.

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Dupont-Kalorama Museum Walk in D.C.

This June, you can stretch your legs and your mind during the 32nd Annual Dupont Kalorama Museum Walk.

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Civil War Exhibits on Saturdays in DC

Painting depicting battle during the Civil War. Photo courtesy of www.history.com.

On Saturdays this summer, a free shuttle will take visitors to three Civil War exhibitions across Washington, D.C.

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