February 20, 2015
Due to predicted bad weather, the National Archives Museum and research rooms in the Washington, DC, area will close at 3pm on Saturday, February 21, 2015.
Reservations Now Available for the National Archives’ 11th Annual Showcase of Academy Award®-nominated Documentaries and Short Subjects
January 16, 2015
The National Archives hosts the eleventh annual free screenings of the Academy Award® nominees in four categories-Documentary Feature, Documentary Short Subject, Live Action Short Film, and Animated Short Film.
The screenings are presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in partnership with the Charles... Read more
National Archives Foundation Announces Contest for Free Registration to January Sleepover in Rotunda
January 8, 2015
The National Archives Foundation today launched a contest to allow one parent and two children to attend the Archives’ January 31, 2015, “History, Heroes and Treasures” sleepover. The contest will run through January 16, 2015 at 12pm ET and can be accessed at archivesfoundation.org/
The sleepover event invites 100 children... Read more
December 22, 2014
The National Archives Museum in Washington, DC will host a thank you note writing contest on December 30, 2014. Children will have the opportunity to learn and practice their thank you note writing skills.
December 10, 2014
The National Archives and the National Archives Foundation announced today that registration is open for the January 31, 2015, “History, Heroes and Treasures” sleepover for children 8-12 years old in the home of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.
The sleepover will allow 100 children... Read more