Snow-Related Arts Closures: St. Patrick’s Day Edition
Spring is just days away, but there are six inches of snow on the ground outside, limiting what's happening in the D.C. area today. Here's what's open and what's closed or canceled.
Updated 10:30 a.m.
Folger Shakespeare Library: Closed Monday
Ford's Theatre: The historic site and museum are closed Monday. Tonight's performance of The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee will continue as scheduled.
International Spy Museum: Open at 11 a.m.
Kennedy Center: The building will open at 11 a.m. and all evening programs will continue as scheduled.
Library of Congress: Closed Monday
National Archives: Closed Monday
National Building Museum: Closed Monday
National Gallery of Art: Closed Monday:
National Geographic Museum: Closed Monday
National Museum of Crime and Punishment: Open at 10 a.m.
National Museum of Women in the Arts: Closed Monday
Newseum: Closed Monday
Politics & Prose: The store is open but all classes are canceled.
Signature Theatre: The matinee performance of Hero Worship is canceled but the 8 p.m. performance will continue as scheduled.
Smithsonian: The National Air and Space Museum, the National Portrait Gallery, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum are open. The rest of the Smithsonian museums in D.C., as well as the Udvar-Hazy Center and the National Zoo are closed.
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