101 Objects: The Wright Flyer

Richard Kurin, Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture at the Smithsonian Institution, chronicles the three journeys the Wright Flyer took to make it to the Smithsonian. (3:12)

Latest Videos

Preview thumbnail for video'Sloth Bear Cub Plays a Harmonica
Sloth Bear Cub Plays a Harmonica (0:13)
Preview thumbnail for video'My Three-Hour Tour of Eight Smithsonian Museums
My Three-Hour Tour of Eight Smithsonian Museums (2:46)
Preview thumbnail for video'The Largest Bat Collection in the World
The Largest Bat Collection in the World (2:35)
Preview thumbnail for video'Wild Inside The National Zoo: Bao Bao's First Year
Wild Inside The National Zoo: Bao Bao's First Year (4:52)
Preview thumbnail for video'Smithsonian National Zoo Doctor
Smithsonian National Zoo Doctor (1:50)
Preview thumbnail for video'Tackling Obesity at the National Zoo
Tackling Obesity at the National Zoo (2:16)
Preview thumbnail for video'The View from Above
The View from Above (1:43)
Preview thumbnail for video'The First Ladies' Dresses at the Smithsonian
The First Ladies' Dresses at the Smithsonian (3:12)
Preview thumbnail for video'A Gingerbread Smithsonian Castle
A Gingerbread Smithsonian Castle (2:20)