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September 1, 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.
September 1, 2017 10:00 AM
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September 1, 2017 11:00 AM
September 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.
September 2, 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.
September 2, 2017 11:00 AM
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September 2, 2017 11:00 AM
September 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.
September 3, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
September 3, 2017 11:00 AM
September 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.
September 4, 2017 10:00 AM
Open Today's Tours
Take a tour at the National Building Museum.
September 4, 2017 11:00 AM
September 5, 2017
Open Little Builders Storytime

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Riki's Birdhouse by Monica Wellington

Join us on the
first Tuesday of each month for an interactive read-aloud in the
Building Zone’s
September 5, 2017 10:30 AM
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September 5, 2017 11:00 AM
September 6, 2017
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September 6, 2017 11:00 AM
September 7, 2017
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September 7, 2017 11:00 AM
September 8, 2017
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September 8, 2017 11:00 AM
September 9, 2017
Open Offsite Tour: St. Elizabeths East Campus
Tour three projects on the East Campus of St. Elizabeths.
September 9, 2017 10:00 AM
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September 9, 2017 11:00 AM
September 10, 2017
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September 10, 2017 11:00 AM
September 11, 2017
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September 11, 2017 11:00 AM
September 12, 2017
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September 12, 2017 11:00 AM
September 13, 2017
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September 13, 2017 11:00 AM
September 14, 2017
Ticketed HIVE Design: Designing the Future of Housing
A half day of thought leadership around residential design, focusing on the latest and most pressing trends shaping how we live today.
September 14, 2017 8:30 AM
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September 14, 2017 11:00 AM
September 15, 2017
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September 15, 2017 11:00 AM
September 16, 2017
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September 16, 2017 11:00 AM
September 17, 2017
Open Interschool Student Design Competition: Design Charrette
Teams participate in a day-long design challenge held in the Museum and are tasked with producing a creative solution that addresses real world architecture, planning, and landscape architecture issues.
September 17, 2017 11:00 AM
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September 17, 2017 11:00 AM
September 18, 2017
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September 18, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Talk: The Architecture of Healing
Architectural historians and current, practicing architects, and landscape architects explore the incorporation of evidence-based design principals in the role of mental health treatment and compare it to the actual patient experience.
September 18, 2017 6:30 PM
September 19, 2017
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September 19, 2017 11:00 AM
Open Interschool Student Design Competition: Awards Ceremony
Come see the results of the design charrette that was held previously at the Museum on September 17.
September 19, 2017 5:00 PM
Ticketed Spotlight on Design: SmithGroupJJR
Learn how SmithGroupJJR has had a significant impact on the Washington, D.C. region and beyond in it's 164 year history, especially now as it renews its focus on place making and high performance design.
September 19, 2017 6:30 PM
September 20, 2017
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September 20, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Talk: Vertical Urban Factory
Discover how today's urban manufacturing creates the potential for hybrid spaces that challenge existing urban land use policies.
September 20, 2017 12:30 PM
September 21, 2017
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September 21, 2017 11:00 AM
September 22, 2017
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September 22, 2017 11:00 AM
September 23, 2017
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September 23, 2017 11:00 AM
September 24, 2017
Ticketed Asana & Architecture: Yoga in the Great Hall
All-levels yoga class under the colossal, 75-foot-tall Corinthian columns in the Great Hall.
September 24, 2017 10:00 AM
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September 24, 2017 11:00 AM
Ticketed Ghost Tour: Escape the Museum 9/24/17
National Building Museum
Solve puzzles and find clues to reveal the truth and escape the room.

September 24, 2017 7:00 PM
Ticketed Ghost Tour: Escape the Museum 9/24/17
National Building Museum
Solve puzzles and find clues to reveal the truth and escape the room.

September 24, 2017 8:30 PM
September 25, 2017
Ticketed Talk: WELL-Designed: Demonstrating the Positive Impacts of Interior Design
A discussion on the discuss growing interest in building interior standards, known as WELL Building Standards.
September 25, 2017 6:30 PM
September 29, 2017
Ticketed Movie Nights in Chinatown Park
Join the Museum and the DC Mayor's Office on Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs for a screening of Mulan in Chinatown Park along with a building craft before the screening.
September 29, 2017 7:30 PM

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