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Art and Design
Style and creativity meet in this bilingual (English and Brazilian Portuguese) tour of the second of the National Museum of African Art's "Artists in Dialogue" series.
Follow along with museum founder Charles Lang Freer (1854–1919) as he gathers the objects that now form the Korean collection of the Freer Gallery of Art.
Join the curators of the the Smithsonian Institution's museums of Asian art as they guide you on tours of the best of our collections.
Tour the exhibition, listen to interviews, and vote for your favorite portrait for the People's Choice Award.
Explore artist James McNeill Whistler's famed Peacock Room in the Smithsonian's Freer Gallery and learn about its dynamic, cosmopolitan history in this fully interactive, visually stunning app.
This conversational audio tour for the traveling exhibition Romare Bearden: A Black Odyssey, gives listeners new intellectual inroads into the works of Romare Bearden and into the bewitching heart of Homer's
Create your own collage art based on the incredible works of American artist Romare Bearden (1911-1988).
This iPad application showcases 65 of the 350 works that were on view in the exhibition Set In Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels.
History and Culture
Multimedia tours of the museum's permanent and temporary exhibitions.
An unprecedented interactive journey through the National Portrait Gallery's iconic American Presidential collection.
Americans reacted to the Emancipation Proclamation in different ways. Discover firsthand accounts of individual circumstances and reactions.
Bilingual guide to the Infinity of Nations exhibition of art and history in the collections of the National Museum of the American Indian.
Watch Owney the Dog "come to life" above his official U.S. commemorative stamp
released July 27, 2011.
Enjoy the life story of Owney, the official mascot of the Railway Mail Service, in this animated adventure eBook with vocal performance by
Assume the role of a Smithsonian intern to solve puzzles, find clues, decipher documents, and explore cartes de visite photographs from the museum's collection.
New app collecting stories from America's small towns and rural communities. What's your story?
Explore the upcoming National Museum of African American History and Culture building before it opens!
Designed to collect your stories about the choices you make everyday when you dress for school, work, fun, or special occasions.
A mobile tour containing audio, video, and images for the exhibition I Want the Wide American Earth: An Asian Pacific American Story.
Science and Technology
The Air & Space app for iPad includes all the editorial content and photos from the current print issue of Air & Space magazine plus video, audio, and expandable features.
AtomDB is an atomic database that contains spectrographic information used to understand astronomical objects such as stars and galaxies.
From exploding stars to black holes to clusters of galaxies, explore recent science highlights from our Chandra X-ray Observatory observations.
An identification guide for the shore-fish fauna of the Tropical Eastern Pacific and adjacent areas from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
An identification guide for the shore-fish fauna of the Caribbean and adjacent areas from the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
Jump into the adventure in this amazing Hidden Objects Puzzle game!
This free mobile app uses visual recognition
software to help identify tree species from photographs of their leaves.
Morphy and his fellow alien crew have crash-landed on a foreign planet! Help Morphy locate
missing crewmembers so that they can repair their spaceship.
Maps, tours, animals, news, activities, live animal cams, movies, and fun Zooify Yourself feature.
Pilot Pals introduces early learners, ages 4-6, to basic concepts about weather, parts of the airplane, rockets, sizes, shapes, and patterns.
See skeletons in a new way with 3-D graphics, games, video, and more!
Designed for the home and classroom by the Smithsonian Science Education Center and Filament Games, this game teaches students how to describe movement and motion while visiting rare animals at the National Zoo.
Air & Space magazine presents a celebration of the 30-year history of the U.S. Space Shuttle.
Move your Titanoboa around the screen to capture food. The more you eat, the more you'll grow and the faster you reach your food, the more points you'll score.
Bigger. Badder. Boa. Use the camera to augment Titanoboa and come face-to-face with this enormous serpent as we bring it back to life in all its slithering glory!
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