Saturday, March 23, 10 am–4 pm
Sunday, March 24, 11 am–4 pm
Free. Drop-in program. All ages.
Celebrate the opening of Washington’s cherry blossom season at this eighth annual family festival for kids of all ages, featuring hands-on activities, interactive art demonstrations, and performances that celebrate spring and explore Japanese arts and design. To learn more, visit go.nbm.org/cherryblossom.
Event begins at 10:00AM
Presented by: National Building Museum
The co-production of Florentine Films, Laura Ziskin Pictures, WETA and Ark Media, produced by Ken Burns and directed by Barak Goodman, tells the comprehensive story of cancer, from its first description in an ancient Egyptian scroll to the gleaming laboratories of modern research institutions.Watch a preview →
Enjoy this step through time charting WETA's history from its founding in the 1950s as an educational television station, the addition of a public radio station, and evolution into a major national producer for PBS.See timeline →