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Don’t Pass Up a Visit to the The Smithsonian’s Museum Conservation Institute

 Located in Hillcrest Heights, The Smithsonian’s Museum Conservation Institute is a must-see! If you’re a big fan of history and love learning, you’ll want to stop by. It’s the kind of museum where you won’t be bored one bit and will have all sorts of fun while there! It’s a large museum, making it easy to spend hours taking in all the sites and artwork throughout the building. As you explore, you will come across Dorothy’s ruby slippers from the Wizard of Oz movie, the Declaration of Independence desk, an old glory flag, Kermit the frog puppet, and so much more! There are many fascinating things to admire and take pictures of as you wander throughout the entire place! 

Well, what are you waiting for? Plan a trip with a group of friends or family for a fun-filled day all around. And no matter the age, everyone is guaranteed to love everything about this exciting place and leave satisfied with their experience. Stop by soon for a history lesson like no other!