National Portrait Gallery Unveils Obama PortraitsThe National Portrait Gallery has unveiled portraits of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama.
Smithsonian Distributing More Timed Passes For New MuseumGetting in to the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Culture requires a timed entry pass, and now more of them are about to be distributed to the public.
The Smithsonian Unites With Tuskegee UniversityThe Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture will collaborate with the Tuskegee University Archives to preserve and share significant parts of the nation's Civil Rights Era with the world.
Items From Dallas' Charley Pride Set For Museum Growing up the son of sharecroppers, Charley Pride developed a love of country music that propelled him into a legendary career as one of its biggest stars. Now, items donated by Pride are headed to the Smithsonian. Now, items donated by Pride from throughout his life will become part of the Smithsonian's upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture, set to open in 2015
Farrah Fawcett's Red Swimsuit Goes To SmithsonianThe red swimsuit that helped make "Charlie's Angels" actress Farrah Fawcett a 1970s icon became part of the Smithsonian's collection Wednesday on what would have been her 64th birthday.