The highly anticipated grand opening will mark the launch of one of the largest privately funded museums in the world.
WASHINGTON D.C. – In November 2017, Museum of the Bible will officially open its doors to the public, unveiling the institution’s flagship, 430,000-square-foot museum building for the first time. Located in the heart of Washington D.C. just two blocks from the National Mall and three blocks from the U.S. Capitol, the innovative, global, educational institution boasts one of the largest privately-held collections of ancient biblical codices, scrolls and papyri along with thousands of other historic artifacts and exhibit items.
“The grand opening of Museum of the Bible is sure to be one of the most memorable events held in our nation’s capital in 2017,” says Museum of the Bible President Cary Summers.
WHAT: Grand Opening of Museum of the Bible
WHEN: November 2017, exact day and time TBA
WHERE: Museum location: 4th Street Southwest & D Street Southwest, Washington, D.C.
WHY: Ideal to add to any calendar articles outlining significant events in 2017 and to add to your planning calendars.
Details about the public events will continually be updated on Museum of the Bible’s official website: www.MuseumoftheBible.org.
Museum of the Bible – The Museum of the Bible is an innovative, global, educational institution whose purpose is to invite all people to engage with the Bible. In 2017, Museum of the Bible will open its 430,000-square-foot nonprofit museum in Washington, D.C., located just two blocks from the National Mall and three blocks from the Capitol. A digital fly-through of the Museum is viewable here.