National Museum of Natural History

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Our mission is to promote understanding of the natural world and our place in it. The museum’s collections tell the history of the planet and are a record of human interaction with the environment and one another.

Do-It-Yourself Exhibits

Free, Print-on-Demand Exhibition Toolkits

Designed to be flexible and adaptable, our Do-It-Yourself (DiY) exhibits can be easily installed in any type of location, such as libraries, community centers, museums, and universities.

  • Each DiY exhibition toolkit provides an array of materials including content panels, multimedia and a resource guide.
  • DiY exhibits are available in English and bilingual English-and-Spanish. Some DiYs are offered in multiple languages.
  • Venues are required to display the title panel and the first content panel. Toolkit materials may only be used for non-profit, educational purposes
  • Cost estimates depend on location, materials, and scope of exhibition size. Content files are provided free of charge and in a flexible format to allow for a range of budgets. The venue is responsible for all printing costs.

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Contact Me

Kerri Dean
Project Manager/Exhibits Assistant
deank@si.edu