Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Why This Year's Smithsonian Folklife Festival Honors Indigenous Americans

The annual summer tradition will celebrate the National Museum of the American Indian and the people it honors

Secretary Bunch and Melissa Chiu

Tracing a Century of History Through Art


Reflections From a Dutch National Reckoning

a classroom of students take instructions from their teacher

How the Smithsonian Is Educating the Next Generation

a person stands  in a decorated dress and vail on a beach with the sea behind them

Imagining an African Atlantis

an oil painting of a woman in black dress with an orange sky behind her

Who Claims the American West?