Established as the cultural, educational, and membership division of the Smithsonian Institution, The Smithsonian Associates is recognized as the largest and most esteemed museum-based continuing education program in the nation.
Through the Resident Associate Program, The Smithsonian Associates offers more than 1,000 educational and cultural programs each year. Programs include:
* Lectures & Seminars
* Performances & Films
* Free Members Only Programs
* Studio Arts Classes
* Study Tours
* Summer Camps & Theater for Children