Thursday, 13 December
7:00 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.
Wristbands are required
Need a ride to the Night at the Museums? Meet your colleagues TODAY at the convention center on L Street beginning at 6:30 P.M.(Limited availability). Bring your wristband!
Washington, D.C. is home to a rich history and world-class museums, and is an international center for science and policy. AGU is pleased to host a Night at the Museums for attendees and their families to enjoy after-hours open houses and museum tours led by docents and science experts at four world-class Smithsonian Museums.
- National Air and Space Museum: Surround yourself with icons of air and space travel with 23 galleries exhibiting hundreds of aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, rockets, and other flight-related artifacts.
- National Museum of African American History and Culture: The National Museum of African American History and Culture is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive cultural destination devoted exclusively to exploring, documenting and showcasing the African American story and its impact on American and world history.
- National Museum of Natural History: Delve into the fascinating story of our planet, from its fiery beginnings through billions of years of transformation, and explore life on Earth through exhibitions and activities, collection objects and research that happens in the lab and in the field.
- National Museum of American History: Explore the scientific, cultural, social, technological, and political development of the United States, the museum traces the American experience from colonial times to the present.
Night at the Museums is free for Fall Meeting 2018 attendees and their registered guests (first come-first served); visit the registration counter at the Convention Center to receive your wristband for admission for your desired location(s). Wristbands will be distributed at the times listed below:
- Tuesday, 11 December: 2:00 P.M. – 5:00 P.M.
- Wednesday, 12 December: 7:30 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
- Thursday, 13 December: 7:30 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.