In Memoriam: Darwina L. Neal

Friday, September 10, 2021

We are deeply saddened by the recent passing of our dear friend Darwina L. Neal, FASLA, HM. IFLA, F.US/ICOMOS. Darwina will be greatly missed for her dedication to the field of landscape architecture, historic preservation, and the National Building Museum specifically. Darwina L. Neal received...

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National Building Museum Supports the AAPI Community

Friday, March 19, 2021

The National Building Museum stands in solidarity with the AAPI community, including those in the District’s Chinatown who built and preserved our diverse neighborhood, rich in tradition and culture. The increase in violence and hate against the Asian community and the recent murders of eight...

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John Chisholm, Founder and Executive Director, P.A.I.N.T.S Institute

In Memoriam: John Chisholm, P.A.I.N.T.S. Institute

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

It is with great sadness that the National Building Museum notes the sudden passing last week of John Chisholm, Founder and Executive Director of the P.A.I.N.T.S. Institute (Providing Artists with Inspiration in Non-Traditional Settings). A young, D.C.-based arts and education organization focused on underserved communities,...

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

The National Building Museum’s award-winning Museum Shop features a wide selection of gifts inspired by architecture and classic design from around the world. From home design elements and jewelry to building kits and books, you’ll find gifts that combine function and beauty for every person...

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