Smithsonian Institution Building (the Castle)
If you are passionate about architecture and history, the Smithsonian Institution Building is the place to go on a weekend. The Castle was the first building to be a part of the Smithsonian Museum and nowadays it is the information center and administrative building of the museum. Venture inside the Castle and go down the hall to discover a small museum filled with interesting pieces related to the history of the Smithsonian and America.
The Castle is home to various sample items from other Smithsonian Museums. Temporary exhibitions are often available in the hallways of the Castle.
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