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Smithsonian Institution

Cool facts

The Smithsonian Institution has nineteen museums, nine research centers, and the national zoo. Increase and diffusion of knowledge among men (us to create an establishment).

The John. F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is an independent bureau within the institution, and the National Gallery of Art is an affiliate of the Smithsonian .

Did you know that James Smithsonian left his fortune to the United States of America? It was made in 1846. It is in Washington. D.C. Researched and education center in Washington ,D.C. It began as a museum and today is the largest museum in the world.


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