Cultural Traveler | Smithsonian feed for Cultural TravelerenFri, 03 May 2019 14:47:38 +0000The Meaning Behind the Many Colors of India's Holi Festival red to green to indigo, each color provides festival-goers with a sense of beauty, ritual and traditionFri, 26 Feb 2016 17:24:44 +0000How Blacksmiths Forged a Powerful Status Across the Continent of Africa tools, weapons, musical instruments and sculptures tell a tale of centuries of the craft’s influence Fri, 03 May 2019 14:47:38 +0000Museum Sleepovers and Other Things to Do at the Smithsonian in May, chamber music, garden tours and lecturesWed, 01 May 2019 14:17:51 +0000How the Music of Hawaiʻi’s Last Ruler Guided the Island’s People Through Crisis prolific composer, Queen Liliʻuokalani created some of the most popular Hawaiian tunes and compositions of all timeTue, 26 Mar 2019 10:00:00 +0000One Lesson From Burning Man—Embrace the Dust Lesson From Burning Man—Embrace the DustMon, 04 Feb 2019 15:30:24 +0000Before He Was a Musician, John Lennon Was a Philatelist the arrival of a new postage stamp, the musician’s boyhood collection is on view at the National Postal MuseumTue, 25 Sep 2018 14:00:00 +0000This Culture, Once Believed Extinct, Is Flourishing new exhibition explores the cultural heritage of the Taíno, the indigenous people of the Caribbean Thu, 23 Aug 2018 15:38:08 +0000Epcot Just Got a New Smithsonian Museum Exhibition apart yet sharing so much, the two vacation destinations collaborate to bring scholarship and authenticity to Disney audiences Wed, 22 Aug 2018 14:00:00 +0000Artisan Master Classes Hope to Draw Travelers Into the Armenian Countryside local NGO is working with farmers and craft makers to develop new cultural tourism offerings in Armenia's scenic Gegharkunik regionFri, 17 Aug 2018 13:45:30 +0000Nine Travel Tips From Astronauts can terrestrial travelers learn from people who have been to space?Thu, 09 Aug 2018 15:41:09 +0000