Company Overview
Founded in 1846, the Smithsonian is the world's largest museum and research complex, consisting of 19 museums and galleries, the National Zoological Park and nine research facilities.

Our Mission
The increase and diffusion of knowledge

Our Vision
Shaping the future by preserving our heritage, discovering new knowledge, and sharing our resources with the world

Our Values
Discovery: Explore and bring to light new knowledge and ideas, and better ways of doing business

Creativity: Instill our work with imagination and innovation

Excellence: Deliver the highest-quality products and services in all endeavors

Diversity: Capitalize on the richness inherent in differences

Integrity: Carry out all our work with the greatest responsibility and accountability

Service: Be of benefit to the public and our stakeholders
Company Summary
Smithsonian Institution
Number of Employees
500 or more
(202) 633-4300
(202) 786-2516
Po Box 37012
Washington, DC