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NEW Exhibition

Picture Books of the Past: Reading an Old Master Painting

Long before emojis, the church used pictures to convey biblical stories. Now, you can learn to “read” these picture books of the past in this exhibit of more than 60 Old Master paintings.
ABOUT THE MUSEUM

Museum of the Bible exists to invite all people to engage with the Bible.

The museum, located in Washington, D.C, showcases fascinating artifacts and offers an immersive experience with the Bible and its ongoing impact on the world around us.
Special Programs

How Happiness Happens: An Evening with Max Lucado

September 16, 2019
Best-selling author, Max Lucado, will share his personal plan for a life of lasting happiness based on the teachings of Jesus and modern research.
Special Event

"Smithsonian" Magazine’s Museum Day

Saturday, September 21, 2019
Reserve your tickets for a free day of exploration and family fun!
ARTIFACT IN FOCUS

Prayer Book for Young Charles V

This book features images stressing self-sacrifice, humility, and piety.