Inventions for the Armed Forces, Innovations for Society—see, touch, and learn about technologies of the future!
On Saturday May 18, the Smithsonian, in collaboration with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), will showcase displays of today’s leading-edge military inventions at the third annual Military Invention Day. This daylong event demonstrates the crucial role of invention for the United States, explores technology transfer and entrepreneurship for military technology, and gives visitors an opportunity to interact with diverse scientists, engineers, and inventors.
Saturday, May 18
10:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
National Museum of American History
Constitution Ave. between 12th and 14th Streets NW
Free; no tickets required