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1997_DC_Building26DC -- Natl Building Museum
1998_DC_Building8DC -- Natl Building Museum
1999_DC_Building5DC -- Natl Building Museum
2002_DC_Building5DC -- Natl Building Museum
2004_DC_Building33DC -- Natl Building Museum
2005_DC_Building44DC -- Natl Building Museum
Four visits: ...
2006_DC_Building13DC -- Natl Building Museum
They said the new things going up were for an NBC reality show which was going to film there on Monday. From the Washington Post at http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/08/18/AR2006081801131.html
NAMES & FACES
Saturday, August 19, 2006; Page C03
Ex-CIA Loses the Way on...
2007_DC_Building67DC -- Natl Building Museum
Various visits including:

(070910) The starling that got into the building and hangs out at the snack bar waiting for treats. When the fountain in the middle of the building is closed up for some reason, the staff leaves water containers out for him. (2) Work progresses on "channeling" the walls to...
2008_DC_Building12DC -- Natl Building Museum
Several visits:
- I had never noticed the tile for Ulysses Grant on the one side of the building.
- Pictures of the outside bas relief figures.
2009_DC_Building7DC -- Natl Building Museum
2010_DC_Building13DC -- Natl Building Museum
2011_DC_Building12DC -- Natl Building Museum
2014_DC_Building13DC -- Natl Building Museum
Including the Big Maze.
2015_DC_Building79DC -- Natl Building Museum
2017_DC_Building7DC -- Natl Building Museum
2019_DC_Building40DC -- Natl Building Museum
2021_06_20G1_Building3DC -- Natl Building Museum
2021_08_06C3_Building4DC -- Natl Building Museum
2021_08_29B1_Building1DC -- Natl Building Museum (Partially reviewed)
2021_07_01A4_Building_Animals29DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Animals, Collected
Animals, Collected
ONGOING
Lions and tigers and … griffins? Oh, my! The National Building Museum is home to 320,000 objects related to the built environment. Many of these artifacts in the permanent collection have never been displayed. Animals, Collected is a chance to explore some of the Museum’s...
2021_08_29B2_Building_Animals212DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Animals, Collected
Animals, Collected
ONGOING
Lions and tigers and … griffins? Oh, my! The National Building Museum is home to 320,000 objects related to the built environment. Many of these artifacts in the permanent collection have never been displayed. Animals, Collected is a chance to explore some of the Museum’s... (Partially reviewed)
2021_06_20G2_Building_Equil9DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Equilateral Network (by Lisa Marie Thalhammer) (Visit 1 of 2)
An Enormous Rainbow Mural Graces The National Building Museum Lawn During Pride Month
June 5, 20218:00 AM ET
Laurel Wamsley
The wide lawn of the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., has taken on a riot of rainbow hues in a geometric mural designed by artist Lisa Marie Thalhammer.
The...
2021_07_01A5_Building_Equil15DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Equilateral Network (by Lisa Marie Thalhammer) (Visit 2 of 2)
An Enormous Rainbow Mural Graces The National Building Museum Lawn During Pride Month
June 5, 20218:00 AM ET
Laurel Wamsley
The wide lawn of the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C., has taken on a riot of rainbow hues in a geometric mural designed by artist Lisa Marie Thalhammer.
The...
2019_DC_Building_Evicted69DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Evicted
Evicted
April 14, 2018–May 19, 2019
A stable place to call home is one of the best predictors of success. Yet, each year more than 2.3 million Americans, most of them low-income renters, face eviction. While it used to be rare even in the poorest neighborhoods, forcible removal has become ordinary,...
2021_06_20G3_Building_Gun67DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Gun Violence Memorial Project
Gun Violence Memorial Project
April 9, 2021–September 25, 2022
“You hear those numbers all the time, but you never tie names to them. I wanted you to see who my son was.”
-- Pamela Bosley, mother of Terrell Bosley, Co-founder of Purpose Over Pain

Memorials are works of art and architecture that...
2017_DC_Building_Hive18DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Hive
The National Building Museum and Studio Gang present Hive, the latest Summer Block Party installation in the Great Hall.

Soaring to the uppermost reaches of the Museum, Hive is built entirely of more than 2,700 wound paper tubes, a construction material that is recyclable, lightweight, and renewable....
2016_DC_Building_Icebergs25DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Icebergs
ICEBERGS
July 2, 2016 - September 5, 2016
Visit ICEBERGS in the Museum's Great Hall. Designed by James Corner Field Operations, the installation opens as part of the annual Summer Block Party series, July 2 - September 5.
Visitors will:
* Explore a fantastical glacial sea designed by landscape...
2021_07_01A3_Building_Justice34DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Justice is Beauty: The Work of MASS Design Group
Justice is Beauty:
The Work of MASS Design Group
April 9, 2021–September 25, 2022
Can a well-designed school enhance learning? Can the floor plan of a hospital improve health outcomes? Can a memorial promote healing within society?
“We began confronted with the idea that we had a difficult choice...
2019_DC_Building_Lawn33DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Lawn
Lawn
July 4-September 2, 2019
The Museum is partnering with the LAB at Rockwell Group to present the 2019 Summer Block Party installation. Lawn will be an immersive installation taking up the entirety of the Museum’s Great Hall, and offer interactive experiences for all ages.
Lawn allows guests to...
2010_DC_Building_LEGO37DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: LEGO Towering Ambition
Towering Ambition:
You are standing inside a building made of bricks. Actually, more than fifteen and a half million bricks were used to construct the National Building Museum's historic home. Now, begin to think smaller... and smaller... and you can just begin to fathom the challenge that Adam Reed...
2011_DC_Building_LEGO20DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: LEGO Towering Ambition
2012_DC_Building_LEGO35DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: LEGO Towering Ambition
Including packing it up to remove it.
2021_06_20G4_Building_LoFab6DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Lo-Fab Pavilion
Lo-Fab Pavilion
How can complex structures be built in areas where skilled labor is in short supply? How can designers use local materials to construct large structures with small components? The Lo-Fab Pavilion offered MASS Design Group the chance to explore these questions with the Virginia Tech...
2021_07_01A1_Building_Maze28DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Maze of Knowledge (by Foon Sham)
Maze of Knowledge
Conceived by D.C.-area sculptor Foon Sham, this 26-foot-square, 8-foot-high labyrinth engages visitors of all ages. With walls and horizontal broken brick-line contours made of wooden blocks sourced from building materials, the installation resembles a dilapidated structure. The Maze...
2021_08_06C4_Building_Maze26DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Maze of Knowledge (by Foon Sham)
Maze of Knowledge
Conceived by D.C.-area sculptor Foon Sham, this 26-foot-square, 8-foot-high labyrinth engages visitors of all ages. With walls and horizontal broken brick-line contours made of wooden blocks sourced from building materials, the installation resembles a dilapidated structure. The Maze...
2016_DC_Building_Meigs40DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Montgomery Meigs
2020_DC_Building_Matter82DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Murals That Matter: Activism Through Public Art
Murals That Matter: Activism Through Public Art
On The West Lawn Through November 2020
The National Building Museum, in partnership with the P.A.I.N.T.S. Institute and the DowntownDC Business Improvement District (BID), is pleased to present Murals That Matter: Activism Through Public Art. Located on...
2021_DC_Building_Matter19DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Murals That Matter: Activism Through Public Art (3rd visit)
2021_08_06C5_Building_Truss40DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Notre Dame de Paris Truss Project
Notre Dame de Paris Truss Project: August 6–September 16
Inspired by the terrible April 2019 fire that nearly destroyed the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, Massachusetts-based HandsHouse Studio, which develops projects outside of the traditional design and construction classroom that energize history... (Partially reviewed)
2021_08_29B4_Building_Truss41DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Notre Dame de Paris Truss Project
Notre Dame de Paris Truss Project: August 6–September 16
Inspired by the terrible April 2019 fire that nearly destroyed the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, Massachusetts-based HandsHouse Studio, which develops projects outside of the traditional design and construction classroom that energize history... (Partially reviewed)
2021_08_29B3_Building_Play116DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Play Work Build
PLAY WORK BUILD
ONGOING
Please note: Currently we are operating PLAY WORK BUILD in a very limited capacity: only 20 people in the exhibition at a time. The blocks and surfaces are sanitized regularly, and we ask all visitors to sanitize their hands and keep masks on at all times. Timed passes are... (Partially reviewed)
2019_DC_Building_Secret_Cities200DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Secret Cities
Secret Cities: The Architecture and Planning of the Manhattan Project
May 3, 2018 – July 28, 2019
In the fall of 1942, less than a year after the United States was drawn into World War II by the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers quietly began acquiring vast tracts of...
2015_DC_Building_Beach66DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: The BEACH
The National Building Museum presents a one-of-a-kind destination for visitors, an interactive architectural installation that brings the quintessential summer experience of going to the beach to downtown Washington, D.C. Spanning across the Museum’s Great Hall, the BEACH, created in partnership with...
2018_DC_Building_Sham14DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Vascular Form XI. Spirit (by Foon Sham)
Foon Sham was named the Asian Influence/American Design Visionary Artist of the 2018 Smithsonian Craft Show. As part of the award, he was commissioned to construct a piece which ended up on exhibit outside of the museum. This pine piece is called Vascular Form XI, Spirit.
2021_07_01A2_Building_VC35DC -- Natl Building Museum -- Exhibit: Visitor Center
1VISITOR CENTER
Ongoing
Tickets, information about upcoming programs, and a wall-size display of objects from our collection. In the rooms that follow, learn how we shape our world, and the large and small ways it shapes us.
2012_DC_Canstruction193NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2012
Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2012
See fantastic structures built entirely out of thousands of canned goods by metropolitan Washington D.C. architecture and construction teams! Canstruction® is a creative design-build competition that benefits the Capital Area Food Bank. Bring...
2014_DC_Canstruction302NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2014
Despite what you learned as a child, playing with food is exactly the point of Canstruction 2014. The nationwide program, which is organized in DC by the Washington Architectural Foundation, challenges teams of architecture, construction, and engineering professionals to interpret a theme using stacked...
2015_DC_Canstruction92NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2015
November 22 - Monday, November 30, 2015
Join us at Canstruction on Black Friday as an alternative to the excess of shopping as we raise awareness about hunger in DC. Bring a can to get a dollar off of your admission to the National Building Museum and then use the can to vote for your favorite project....
2017_DC_Canstruction101NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2017
2017 Theme: CANnect with Nature
Build Out: Sunday, November 19, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Dates: Sunday, November 19 - Sunday, November 26, 2017
Location: National Building Museum
Canstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise awareness about hunger. In DC, Canstruction is organized by the...
2018_DC_Canstruction434NBM -- Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2018
Join the Washington Architectural Foundation at the National Building Museum to see the build-out for CANstruction 2018!
2018 Theme: CAN't Stop the Beet!
Build Out: Sunday, November 18
On View: Monday, November 19 - Sunday, November 25, 2018
Canstruction is a nationwide program that aims to raise...
2019_DC_Canstruction_AIA24Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2019 @ AIA Headquarters
Join the Washington Architectural Foundation at the Columbia Square Building and AIA National Headquarters to see the build-out for CANstruction 2019!
2019 Theme: The 1980s
Columbia Square, 555 13th Street NW
AIA National Headquarters, 1735 New York Ave NW
#CANstructionDC
Canstruction is a...
2019_DC_Canstruction_CS96Washington Architectural Foundation's Canstruction® 2019 @ Columbia Square
Join the Washington Architectural Foundation at the Columbia Square Building and AIA National Headquarters to see the build-out for CANstruction 2019!
2019 Theme: The 1980s
Columbia Square, 555 13th Street NW
AIA National Headquarters, 1735 New York Ave NW
#CANstructionDC
Canstruction is a...


What's hot: The following pages have been the most popular ones over the last month or so:
KeyImgsShort Description
2021_09_25D3_LOC_Geppi112DC -- Library of Congress -- Exhibit (Graphic Arts): Geppi Gems
Geppi Gems September 21, 2021-ongoing COMIC BOOKS have permeated almost every popular entertainment medium in the United States. When Stephen A. Geppi opened the Geppi Entertainment Museum in Baltimore, Maryland, in 2006, he sought to show how comic books—much like newspapers, television, motion pic... (Partially reviewed)
2021_08_14B1_Trumka250AFL-CIO Headquarters -- Event: Richard Trumka in Repose at AFL-CIO Headquarters
Richard Trumka to Lie in Repose at AFL-CIO Headquarters On Saturday, Aug. 14, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. ET, Richard Trumka’s family is giving the public the opportunity to pay their respects to the labor legend who passed away on Aug. 5. He is making one last trip to the House of Labor, a place an... (Partially reviewed)
2021_09_17B2_In_America2OC268DC -- Event: In America: Remember (art installation by Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg) -- Opening Ceremony
In America: Remember Opening Ceremony Prelude: The String Queens Host: Dana Bash, CNN anchor & chief political correspondent Welcome: Suzanne Brennan Firstenberg, Artist & Creator In America: Remember Lift Every Voice: Jason Max Ferdinand Singers, arrangement by Roland Carter Remarks: Deb Haaland, S... (Partially reviewed)
2021_10_24C_Wuerker150DC -- Herblock Party @ Matt Wuerker's
The Herblock Prizes for the last couple years are going to be awarded in person on October 25th in a closed ceremony. Sadly there won’t be the usual big shindig at the Library of Congress. Instead Eleni and I would like to gather the cartoon tribe at our house to celebrate the winners. Beer, wine, s... (Partially reviewed)
2021_09_20B2_In_America2V39DC -- Event: In America: Remember -- Viewed from Washington Monument (Installation Visit 07) (Partially reviewed)


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