Smithsonian Metro Stop Opens

Title

Smithsonian Metro Stop Opens

Description

The Smithsonian Metro station opened on July 1, 1977 giving visitors and residents a new option for taking public transportation to the Mall. At the official opening, the Metro's General Manager presented the Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian with a fare card to add to the institutional collections.

Source

Smithsonian Institution Archives. View original.

Date

07/01/1977

Coverage

Event Sort Date

19770701

Description

The Smithsonian Metro station opened on July 1, 1977 giving visitors and residents a new option for taking public transportation to the Mall. At the official opening, the Metro's General Manager presented the Assistant Secretary of the Smithsonian with a fare card to add to the institutional collections.

Date

07/01/1977

Coverage

1950-1979

Source

Smithsonian Institution Archives. View original.