Start off your Presidents’ Day weekend at a patriotic family day at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery. Enjoy a variety of crafts and performances dedicated to our nation’s past leaders. Stick around to meet some special guests, and pose for your own Presidential portrait.
Event begins at 11:30AM
Presented by: Smithsonian American Art Museum, National Portrait Gallery
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