National Building Museum

Visitor Center Sneak Peek

Friday, December 11, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Museum Visitor Center, Ticket Desk & Artifact Wall

Architect and exhibition designer Wendy Evans Joseph provides an exclusive preview of the National Building Museum's new Visitor Center. The three-gallery space includes a ticketing desk and information room, which features a wall of amazing artifacts from our permanent collection (shown here), as well as two installations showcasing the importance of the built environment. The Visitor Center will be available to enjoy when the Museum reopens in 2021.

UPDATE: Watch the video on our website.

The exhibition is generously supported by STUDIOS Architecture, DAVIS Construction, DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities, Turner, CoStar Group, EventsDC, Institute of Museum and Library Sciences, National Endowment for the Arts, American Institute of Architects, Arup, WSP, Junckers Hardwood, MCLA Architectural Lighting Design, and MC Dean.

On the occasion of our 40th Anniversary, we would like to recognize our generous supporters.

AARP, The Rona and Jeffrey Abramson Foundation, The American Institute of Architects, American Society of Interior Designers, American Society of Landscape Architects, Arup, Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners LLP, Bohler Engineering, Brookfield Properties, Celeste Brown, The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation, CBRE, Inc., Clark Construction Group, LLC, George S. Corey & Cynthia Krus, CoStar Group, Inc., David M. Schwarz Architects Charitable Foundation, DAVIS Construction, James and Shannon Davis, Todd C. DeGarmo, DPR Construction, Louisa Duemling, Michael and Pamela Feigin, Gensler, T. Michael Goodrich, Harvey | Harvey - Cleary, HDR, Inc., Alexandra Huffman, International Masonry Institute, International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers, Ironworker Management Progressive Action Cooperative Trust, JBG Smith, LafargeHolcim, Rafael V. Lopez and Linda I. Marks, Stephen M. Lovett, Milton and Dorothy Sarnoff Raymond Foundation, Morgan Stanley Group Inc., ODA Architecture, Perkins and Will, Procore, Whayne and Ursula Quin, The Reinsch Pierce Family Foundation by Lola C. Reinsch, Robert A.M. Stern Architects, LLP, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP, STUDIOS Architecture, Mr. and Mrs. James W. Todd, The Tower Companies, WSP, ZGF.

Image: Museum Staff.

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