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NMAI-DC Day of the Dead School Program

  • National Museum of the American Indian 4th St SW & Independence Ave SW Washington, DC 20560 (map)

Event Details

Celebrate Day of the Dead/Día de los Muertos at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, DC! Cultural experts will lead a series of vibrant performances, bilingual demonstrations, and activities that will immerse students in this traditional celebration. 

  • FREE, but advance registration is required.

  • Recommended for students in 3rd – 6th Grade.

  • Registration closes on October 19th or when capacity is reached, whichever occurs first.

  • Two program timed entry periods are available. Your registration will include reserved seating for the musical and dance performance.

  • A minimum of 10 students is required to register.

  • One adult chaperone is required for every 10 students.

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Federal support for this program is provided by the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.