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Smithsonian and National Zoo Reopen After Shutdown

Smithsonian and National Zoo Reopen After Shutdown

The Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo opened again Tuesday morning for the first time since the partial shutdown of the federal government began Dec. 22. The Smithsonian Institution promised regularly scheduled operations pending passage of a continuing resolution to fund the government in a Jan. 25 tweet. The Smithsonian,[Read More…]

by January 30, 2019 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
The panda cub has yet to be named, but will be bestowed one and presented to the public in January, contingent on health.

Panda Cub Shows Healthy Progress

The panda cub at the National Zoo, who celebrates his one-month birthday today, has grown to more than two pounds and is in good health, on track to be named and revealed to the public in January. The baby panda was born with a twin Aug. 22. However, the twin,[Read More…]

by September 22, 2015 0 comments City News, News, News - Top

Snowed-In Zoo Exhibits Remain Closed

While students spent most of Snowmageddon sledding and building snowmen, the animals at the Smithsonian National Zoological Park experienced the more negative consequences of the record-breaking snowstorm. The heavy accumulation of snow damaged many cages and exhibits at the zoo and forced many animals to live indoors. Over one month[Read More…]

by March 26, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized