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Road Closures - Friday, July 19, and Saturday, July 20

There will be numerous road closures on Friday, July 19, and Saturday, July 20, due to the 50th celebration of Apollo 11 moon landing taking place on the National Mall. Travel by metro will not be affected, however, it is anticipated that there will be increased passenger traffic.

Smithsonian Craft2Wear

A curated collection of original jewelry, clothing, and accessories by over 60 designers chosen for their high artistry and exceptional craftsmanship.

Craft2Wear is produced by the Smithsonian Women's Committee to support Smithsonian education, outreach and research. For more information about the show, visit

IMPORTANT: Please refer to the Ticket Policies for general ticket sales information, terms and conditions, and event check-in procedures.

Two Ways to Enjoy Craft2Wear Events

2018 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Opening Night Party Tickets

Thursday, October 4 - 6:00 to 9:00 p.m.

Pop-up couture! Be among the first to shop limited-edition, hand-crafted jewelry, clothing, and accessories by over 60 designers. Enjoy an informal fashion show, sample cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, and sweets.

2018 Smithsonian Craft2Wear Daily Show Admission Tickets (Options Below)

1-DAY PASS for Friday, October 5 - 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

1-DAY PASS for Saturday, October 6 - 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Save $2 per ticket by ordering your Craft2Wear Show Daily Admission one day passes in advance! Pick the day that works for you.

Ticket Policies

  • Advance tickets can be purchased by selecting the event above or by calling 202-633-3030 (M-F; 9-5). For groups of 10 or more, email
  • Each event will have a cut off date for advance sales.
  • Each event will note when tickets will be available at the door.

Terms & Conditions

  • Tickets are not mailed, so please keep your order confirmation as a reference (sent via email).
  • Tickets are not subject to additional discounts or promotions.
  • There are no special Smithsonian Associates member rates for Craft2Wear events.

Event Check-In

  • Check in occurs at the National Building Museum Admission desk for all Craft2Wear events.
  • To expedite entry, please bring your order confirmation with you.