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Browse through dozens of Smithsonian websites for students. If you’re interested in art and design, science and nature, or history and faraway places, we have a site for you!
Create online art, make a viewfinder, or learn about George Washington by looking at his portraitthese sites will bring out the artist in you!
Visit Everything Art.
Track buffalo, make a light bulb, or learn all about anatomy on our science and nature sites.
Visit Science & Nature.
Follow Lewis and Clark as they map the West, learn about the presidents, or play the Viking board game. These sites bring history to life!
Visit History & Culture.
Read about notable Americans, take a trip to the Galapagos, create your own online invention, and much more!
Visit People & Places.
Gorillas at the National Zoo
A western lowland gorilla family group sits together in the outdoor gorilla yard of The National Zoo.