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Mallows Bay is nominated to be a Marine National Sanctuary.
Apr 27
Nanjemoy, Maryland

In Search of the Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay

Join us as we kayak through the largest concentration of shipwrecks in the Western Hemisphere.
Union Station in the early 20th century.
Apr 28
Washington, D.C.

Hidden Union Station

With trains rumbling nearby, explore parts of D.C.'s iconic Union Station that the public rarely sees.
The Queen of Magic, Adelaide Hermann.
May 4
Washington, D.C.

The Golden Age of Magic

Join professional illusionist and magic historian Michael Cantori for a deep dive into spiritualism, seances, and 19th-century illusions.
A ghost ship peaceful on the water.
May 11
Nanjemoy, Maryland

In Search of the Ghost Fleet of Mallows Bay

Join us as we kayak through the largest concentration of shipwrecks in the Western Hemisphere.
Poet Janaka Stucky.
May 16
Washington, D.C., United States

Ascend Ascend: A Poetic Performance

Experience a public ritual for personal transformation with poet Janaka Stucky.
Is this signature a real or a fake?
May 18
Mount Vernon, Virginia

The Fakes, Forgeries, and Frauds of George Washington

Join us at George Washington's Mount Vernon as we enter the world of deception where fraudulent artifacts and signatures elude even expert eyes.