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Nowruz: A Persian New Year Celebration
User Contributed Published February 3, 2014
Location Info
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Address:
1050 Independence Avenue SW
Washington, DC 20560
Phone Number:
202-633-1000
Nearby Metro Stops:
Smithsonian
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes

Event date and time: March 8, 2014, 11:00 AM

Cost: Free

Phone: 202.633.1000

Official Website

Event Details:

Dance, play, and feast your way into the Persian New Year at the Freer and Sackler Galleries. The museums’ sixth annual Nowruz celebration features free attractions for all ages—including Haft Sin table displays, “fire” jumping, chess and backgammon, cartoons from Iran, musical performances, stories by Xanthe Gresham, hands-on activities, and traditional Persian food.

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