Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Digital Restoration Gives New Life to America’s Oldest Theater Curtain

Hybrid restoration approach shows benefits of balancing restoration and integrity for other large or fragile works

Group of red, yellow, orange, green peppers. (Biomuseo)

How A Plant from the Americas Conquered the World

Gallery view of the Heard Museum exhibition,

Reunited And It Feels So Good

Staff from the Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative lead a workshop in Nebraska. (Smithsonian Cultural Rescue Initiative)

How Unprecedented Flooding Brought a Community Together