Current Exhibitions

Music HerStory

Women and Music of Social Change

Women’s leadership in music and social change is central to the American story. Music HerStory explores these contributions through unique collections from the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives, the Center for Folklife and Culture Heritage, and more. Through February 20, 2024.

Documenting Diversity

How Anthropologists Record Human Life

Drawing on the collections of the National Anthropological Archives and Smithsonian Libraries, this exhibtion examines the ways anthropologists have recorded and shared their observations in the field, both past and present.