‘Narwhal: Revealing an Arctic Legend’

When:
August 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
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Where:
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW
Washington
DC 20560
Cost:
Free

In Inuit culture, the narwhal (a small Arctic whale with a distinct spiral tusk) is an intriguing and spiritual animal. The National Museum of Natural History will showcase the Inuit perspective on the animal, as well as the latest scientific information, to reveal the complex nature of the narwhal. The exhibit will include tusks and skulls from the animal, as well as Inuit artwork and artifacts depicting the male narwhal. Visitors can also enjoy hands-on activities and chat with experts at select times.

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