Calendars of Events, 1972-2013

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Consists of record set publications that document exhibition and event schedules throughout the Smithsonian Institution. Prior to 2012, the unit was known as the Visitor Information and Associates' Reception Center. Some publications also include a reference set available to researchers. Contact the SIA Reference Staff for futher information. Materials include exhibition directories, calendar of events, and lists of new and temporary exhibitions.


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Addl. KW Subjects

(SIA RS01709) Fifty Years of Lasers (Traveling exhibition) (2010)


Unarranged and chronologic

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1972
  • 1972-2013

Restrictions & Rights

  • Non-circulating record set of publications Permanently closed
  • Unrestricted reference set of publications Open


  • Visitors' centers
  • Calendars
  • Exhibitions
  • Special events



Local number

SIA RS00534

Physical description

31.5.5 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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