Press

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

Emma Filar
efilar@nbm.org
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

Investigating Where We Live photo by staff

Teens Investigate D.C.’s Cultural Contributions

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Award-winning Investigating Where We Live exhibition opens August 5 WHAT Thirty local teens, in collaboration with Museum professionals, photographers, artists, and other cultural producers, used photography, writing, artwork, and interviews to examine how arts and culture impact the city. Participants in the Investigating Where We...

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Michael Green Architecture's T3

National Building Museum welcomes Michael Green for Spotlight on Design

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Renowned advocate for timber construction featured in Museum’s exhibition Timber City WHAT Vancouver-based designer Michael Green presents innovations in cross laminated timber construction, including his firm’s seven story T3 building, which is featured in the exhibition Timber City. Principal of Michael Green Architecture and a...

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Portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright, by Vladimir Zabavskiy.

Visitors Wright on the Walls in Frank Lloyd Wright Celebration

Thursday, May 18, 2017

National Building Museum Celebrates Wright’s 150th Birthday with Life-sized Coloring Book Gallery and Day of Learning WASHINGTON, D.C.—This June, the National Building Museum celebrates the 150th birthday of Frank Lloyd Wright on June 10 by opening a hands-on coloring space titled Wright on the Walls...

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