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August 1, 2017
Open Hive Ward Day: Wards 2 & 4
As part of the Washington, D.C. community, the National Building Museum
invites members of each D.C. Ward to visit the Hive installation.
August 1, 2017 9:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 1, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Little Builders Storytime
Join us on the first Tuesday of each month for an interactive read-aloud in the Building Zone's book nook.
August 1, 2017 10:30 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 1, 2017 11:00 AM
August 2, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 2, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 2, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
August 2, 2017 6:00 PM
August 3, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 3, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 3, 2017 11:00 AM
August 4, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 4, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 4, 2017 11:00 AM
August 5, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 5, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Exhibition Opening: District of Culture
Join us at the exhibition opening to learn about their views of Washington, D.C. through photographs, writing, and artwork.
August 5, 2017 1:00 PM
August 6, 2017
Ticketed Hive Yoga: SOLD OUT
Enjoy a one hour, all-level yoga practice INSIDE the Hive in the Great Hall! Space is limited.
August 6, 2017 10:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 6, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 6, 2017 11:00 AM
August 7, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 7, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Copy of Today's Tours 1
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 7, 2017 11:00 AM
August 8, 2017
Open Hive Ward Day: Wards 5 & 7
As part of the Washington, D.C. community, the National Building Museum invites members of each D.C. Ward to visit the Hive installation.
August 8, 2017 9:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 8, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 8, 2017 11:00 AM
August 9, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 9, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
August 9, 2017 6:00 PM
August 10, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 10, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 10, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Teen Night
At this exclusive event, teens experience the museum, including Hive, after hours while dancing to a DJ, relaxing with friends, or trying out a design challenge.
August 10, 2017 6:00 PM
August 11, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 11, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 11, 2017 11:00 AM
August 12, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 12, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 12, 2017 11:00 AM
August 13, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 13, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 13, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Free Summer Concert Series - Summer Steps with Step Afrika!
Join us for the culmination Summer Steps with Step Afrika! step show performance for family, friends and the public.
August 13, 2017 2:00 PM
August 14, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 14, 2017 10:00 AM
August 15, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 15, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 15, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Talk: What's All the Buzz About Bees?
Compare the Hive installation to an actual observation hive (buzzing with live bees!) and investigate the design evolution of modern man-made beehives.
August 15, 2017 6:30 PM
August 16, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 16, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 16, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
August 16, 2017 6:00 PM
August 17, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 17, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 17, 2017 11:00 AM
Open DISCOVERED! The Amazing Untold Stories of Catenarians
The National Building Museum's installation of Hive unknowingly formed a portal to Catenaria, a previously unknown world. Hear how the catenary arch, the shape of the domes in Hive itself, figures prominently in their architecture and culture.
August 17, 2017 3:00 PM
August 18, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 18, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 18, 2017 11:00 AM
August 19, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 19, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Professore Giuseppe, Master Concatenator!
As you move through the Museum's historic architecture with Professore Giuseppe you'll compare the sounds and vibrations of the different spaces through sychronized group drumming and vocals.
August 19, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 19, 2017 11:00 AM
August 20, 2017
Ticketed Hive Yoga: SOLD OUT
Enjoy a one hour, all-level yoga practice INSIDE the Hive in the Great Hall! Space is limited.
August 20, 2017 10:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 20, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 20, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Free Summer Concert Series - Grupo Gato
Grupo Gato features Cuban Rumba songs and drumming. Using the Oricha Bata-drum and vocal traditions, an intensive call-and-response interaction abounds in the songs and the drumming.
August 20, 2017 2:00 PM
August 21, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 21, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 21, 2017 11:00 AM
August 22, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 22, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 22, 2017 11:00 AM
August 23, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 23, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 23, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
August 23, 2017 6:00 PM
August 24, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 24, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 24, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed DC Burger Battle
Enjoy all you can eat samples from DC's best burger spots and vote for your favorite. Live music from Justin Trawick and The Common Good . Proceeds benefit SOME (So Others Might Eat).
August 24, 2017 6:00 PM
August 25, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 25, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 25, 2017 11:00 AM
August 26, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 26, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Professore Giuseppe, Master Concatenator!
As you move through the Museum's historic architecture with Professore Giuseppe you'll compare the sounds and vibrations of the different spaces through sychronized group drumming and vocals.
August 26, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 26, 2017 11:00 AM
August 27, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 27, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
August 27, 2017 11:00 AM
August 28, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 28, 2017 10:00 AM
August 29, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 29, 2017 10:00 AM
August 30, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 30, 2017 10:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
August 30, 2017 6:00 PM
August 31, 2017
Ticketed Hive Admission
Great Hall
Visit Hive in the National Building Museum's Great Hall. Part of the Museum's annual Summer Block Party series, it features musical tubes and food and beverages from Hill Country's Backyard Barbecue.
August 31, 2017 10:00 AM
Open DISCOVERED! The Amazing Untold Stories of Catenarians
The National Building Museum's installation of Hive unknowingly formed a portal to Catenaria, a previously unknown world. Hear how the catenary arch, the shape of the domes in Hive itself, figures prominently in their architecture and culture.
August 31, 2017 3:00 PM

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