Historical artist's rendering of group of women and men in top hats looking down at the view


Life on Pennsylvania Avenue



October 1, 2022–March 2023

Take a walk down Pennsylvania Avenue through photographs, prints and artifacts from the Albert H. Small Washingtoniana Collection. From the White House to the Capitol, this exhibition will explore the federal buildings and businesses that lined America’s Main Street during the 19th century.

This exhibition is organized by the Albert H. Small Center for National Capital Area Studies with support from the Albert and Shirley Small Family Foundation.