The Smithsonian’s Freer|Sackler Galleries of Asian Art are proud to serve as primary sponsor of National Docent Symposium 2019, in association with the National Docent Symposium Council. As a reflection of the rich array of museums and exhibit spaces in our city, numerous institutions have played a significant role in planning this event and we gratefully acknowledge their active participation:

Museums in the Smithsonian Family:

Museum of African American History and Culture
Museum of African Art
Air and Space Museum
Air and Space Museum Udvar-Hazy Center
American Art Museum
Anacostia Community Museum
Portrait Gallery
Renwick Gallery
Smithsonian Castle

Sister Museums in the Washington Metro Area:

Holocaust Memorial Museum
Library of Congress
National Building Museum
National Gallery of Art
National Museum of Women in the Arts
Textile Museum
Walters Art Museum, Baltimore MD

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Keynote Speaker:
Augustus Casely-Hayford
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Symposium Speakers:
Kaywin Feldman
Karleen Gardner
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