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Drug Enforcement Administration’s New Museum Opening Soon

After more than two years of careful planning, design, and construction, the DEA Museum in Arlington, Virginia, will reopen October 15, 2021. The Museum, which originally debuted in 1999, has been reimagined by staff and partners to engage and educate the public in a colorful, contemporary space. Interactive exhibits featuring hands-on activities, artifacts, and diverse, personal histories make the Museum a modern and compelling exploration of the long, dynamic history of drug misuse and enforcement unlike any other. Open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 AM to 4 PM, the Museum welcomes visitors of all ages—with FREE admission. Read more

Video Premiere—Museum Moment: Nowhere to Hide

Discover the mysterious and sometimes shocking world of drug smuggling. How do DEA special agents prevent illegal drugs from crossing international boarders? Find out how the sophisticated network of law enforcement personnel work together to implement innovative strategies to detect and halt smuggled drugs. Watch Now

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