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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

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

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Blue Star Museums Honor Military Families

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families,

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PA Gives Grants to Three Museums

In March, three southwestern Pennsylvania museums were presented a sum of $17,800 from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission to support operating costs.

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Getting Your House (Museum) In Order Workshop

This one day- workshop is open to volunteer and professional stewards of historic house museums who are looking to improve the preservation and interpretation of their site.

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Female Art Museum Directors Hold the Power in D.C.

Over the past two decades, the number of women in such jobs has risen and now accounts for 45 percent of the 242-member Association of Art Museum Directors.

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Nominations for Dana Award

Once again, members are invited to submit nominations for the prestigious John Cotton Dana Award.

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