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July 1, 2017
Open Today's Tours
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July 1, 2017 11:00 AM
July 2, 2017
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July 2, 2017 11:00 AM
July 3, 2017
Open Today's Tours
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July 3, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Member Preview Evening
National Building Museum
Get a sneak peek at Hive, our 2017 Summer Block Party installation, before it opens to the public.
July 3, 2017 6:00 PM
July 4, 2017
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 4, 2017 11:00 AM
July 5, 2017
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 5, 2017 11:00 AM
July 6, 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.
July 6, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 6, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Spotlight on Design: Jeanne Gang
Hear how architect Jeanne Gang, FAIA, founding principal of Chicago-based Studio Gang, explores the relationships between individuals, communities, and environments through her built work.
July 6, 2017 7:00 PM
July 7, 2017
Ticketed Hive Daybreaker
Daybreakers comes to the Museum for early morning yoga and a dance party in Studio Gang's Hive installation.
July 7, 2017 6:00 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.
July 7, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 7, 2017 11:00 AM
July 8, 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.
July 8, 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.
July 8, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 8, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 9, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Free Summer Concert Series - Sweet Saludos
Sweet Saludos features a repertory of popular and traditional South American, Central American, and Cuban songs.
July 9, 2017 2:00 PM
July 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.
July 10, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 10, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 11, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 11, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Talk: Acoustic Interactions
Through audience participation, Chris Pollock demonstrates how architectural form, like Hive's catenary arch shape and the volume of the Museum's Great Hall, impacts our experience of sound, perception, and emotions.
July 11, 2017 6:30 PM
July 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.
July 12, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 12, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
July 12, 2017 6:00 PM
July 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.
July 13, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 13, 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.
July 13, 2017 3:00 PM
July 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.
July 14, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 14, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 15, 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.
July 15, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 15, 2017 11:00 AM
July 16, 2017
Ticketed Hive Yoga
Enjoy a one hour, all-level yoga practice INSIDE the Hive in the Great Hall! Space is limited
July 16, 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.
July 16, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 16, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Free Summer Concert Series - Cathedra
Join Cathedra for a Sunday afternoon concert at that includes some of the most rich and exciting choral music of the western world.
July 16, 2017 2:00 PM
July 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.
July 17, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 17, 2017 11:00 AM
July 18, 2017
Open Hive Ward Day: Wards 3 & 8
As part of the Washington, D.C. community, the National Building Museum
invites members of each D.C. Ward to visit the Hive installation.
July 18, 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.
July 18, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 18, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 19, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 19, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
July 19, 2017 6:00 PM
July 20, 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.
July 20, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 20, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 21, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 21, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 22, 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.
July 22, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 22, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 23, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 23, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Free Summer Concert Series - DJ Glowstik
Featuring bold live percussion by Steve Bloom and Dan Bloom.
July 23, 2017 2:00 PM
July 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.
July 24, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 24, 2017 11:00 AM
July 25, 2017
Open Hive Ward Day: Wards 1 & 6
As part of the Washington, D.C. community, the National Building Museum
invites members of each D.C. Ward to visit the Hive installation.
July 25, 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.
July 25, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 25, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 26, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 26, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Hive Late Night
Great Hall
Visit the Hive after hours.
July 26, 2017 6:00 PM
July 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.
July 27, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 27, 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.
July 27, 2017 3:00 PM
July 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.
July 28, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 28, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 29, 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.
July 29, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 29, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 30, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
July 30, 2017 11:00 AM
July 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.
July 31, 2017 10:00 AM

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