Weekend Events June 24-26: Castle Tour, Stories for Children and Portrait Gallery Exploration | Around The Mall

Guess who is buried here? James Smithson, of course. Take a tour of the Castle on Friday at 9:30. Photo courtesy of Smithsonian Archives

Friday June 24 Soak Up the History

Come see where it all began this Friday with a trip to the Smithsonian Castle. At 9:30 AM meet at the Information Desk of the Castle to find a friendly docent who will take you on a tour that hits all the highlights of the Smithsonian’s first building and museum. Visitors can learn how … (View original article)