Press requests for information, images, interview opportunities, and photo/video shoot appointments can be directed to the Marketing & Communications Department.

Emma Filar
Director, Marketing & Communications
202.272.2448, ext. 3458

Photography is allowed and encouraged in the Great Hall and public spaces of the National Building Museum for non-commercial purposes. Exhibitions are subject to photography restrictions and require a ticket. Additional equipment, like lighting and tripods, must be approved by staff in advance. Please note that the Museum is often the site for special events and may be obstructed with event setup.

News Releases

Make Room, Credit Builders Alliance, Citi Community Development, and National Building Museum Collaborate to Assist D.C. Area Renters With “Home, Health & Finance”

Friday, September 7, 2018

A new housing stability loan for renters will be featured at the Community Day in Washington, DC on September 16 Washington, D.C.—Make Room, Inc., the national advocacy nonprofit raising awareness about the 25 million Americans struggling to pay rent, is collaborating with Citi Community Development...

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Teens Investigate the Legacy of 1968

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Award-winning Investigating Where We Live exhibition opens August 11 WHAT Exhibition opening for Investigating Where We Live WHO Lauren Wilson, education program manager, National Building Museum Teens in the Investigating Where We Live program WHEN Saturday, August 11, 1–3 pm Exhibition is open to the...

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Fun House Opens At The National Building Museum July 4

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

WHAT Press preview for Fun House WHO Alex Mustonen, co-founder, Snarkitecture Maria Cristina Didero, curator, Fun House Daniel Arsham, co-founder, Snarkitecture Benjamin Porto, partner, Snarkitecture Chase Rynd, executive director, National Building Museum Cathy Frankel, vice president for exhibitions and collections, National Building Museum WHEN Tuesday,...

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