Saturday, May 19, 2018, 10am – 5pm
On 19 May 2018, the Smithsonian’s Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation will showcase examples of today’s leading-edge military inventions alongside historical technologies from the Museum’s world-class collections. This daylong festival celebrates the crucial role of invention for the United States, explores the changing relationship between military research and commerce, and gives visitors an opportunity to envision how advances in military technology will impact their daily lives in the future.
For more information on displays and stage programming, visit invention.si.edu/military-invention-day-2018
Co-sponsor: United States Patent and Trademark Office
Venue: American History Museum
Event Location: 1 West
Accessibility: Assisted listening devices
More info: invention.si.edu…