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The National Building Museum's Ball Pit Will Live On

Materials used to create the "The Beach" will be re-purposed by the Dupont... More

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A Sleek Ball Pit is Coming to D.C.

"The Beach" by Snarkitecture opens in July at the National Building Museum. More

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A Coincidental "Homage" to Michael Graves

"Scaling Washington: Photographs by Colin Winterbottom," a collection of images... More

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At the National Building Museum, Construction Toys Get a Second Life

The museum is home to an extensive architectural toy collection ranging from antique Lincoln Logs to original Tinker Toys that recalls a playtime before the advent of video games. More

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Video: A Toy Collection That Will Delight Your Inner Child

ARCHITECT gets an inside look at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C.,... More

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The National Building Museum Hosts the Second Ultimate Megafort Competition

ARCHITECT competed in the second Ultimate Megafort competition at Washington, D.C.'s National Building Museum, which challenges teams to construct a cardboard fort for a foam-ball battle. More

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Three Takeaways from "Smart Growth: Reimagining Industrial Areas in Washington D.C."

As part of their ten-part speaker series, the National Building Museum hosted Andrea Limauro and Tracy Gabriel of the D.C. Office of Planning, on Jan. 13, to discuss Ward 5 Works, a proposal to reuse and transform the decommissioned industrial areas in Northeast D.C. in an effort to diversify the area’s economy and grow emerging industries. More

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Morning News Roundup: Nov. 21, 2014

The National Building Museum awarded this year's Henry C. Turner Prize for... More

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Q+A: Julia Stasch of the MacArthur Foundation

ARCHITECT spoke with the interim director of the MacArthur Foundation at an affordable housing conference in Washington, D.C. More

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Ready and Resilient

Advancing sustainability initiatives at the local level. More

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