Smithsonian

Visit These Ten Endangered Species at the National Zoo

July 09, 2019
If the free price of admission and a prime location within a two-mile distance from the UCDC center weren’t enough to warrant a visit, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo also has a number of endangered species within the extensive and diverse range of animals it exhibits and cares for that might not be on view anywhere else in the U.S.

Every Dinoroar at the Smithsonian Zoo

July 10, 2019
If you ever wanted to know what it was like to see a dinosaur in real life, now you can. Well, almost! From June 1 to August 31, the Smithsonian’s National Zoo is presenting its “Dino Summer,” which includes an informative live show of life-sized dinosaur puppets, and six animatronic dinosaurs scattered throughout the zoo.