Application for Filming

If you are a working professional filmmaker, please use this form to request permission to photograph or film artifacts, exhibitions, and other NMAAHC-related subjects on-site and off-site. For all other media requests, please submit a media request form.

Approval for filming must be granted by the Smithsonian Film Review Committee. The date is based on availability. Please review answers to our most frequently asked questions about filming at the Smithsonian before submitting your filming request.