May 01, 2019
Washington, DC – As revelations about espionage, cybersecurity, and surveillance make headlines every day, the International Spy Museum will draw back the curtain on this secret world when it opens in its new home on Sunday, May 12, in Washington, DC. In the Museum’s new 140,000-square-foot purpose-built… Read More
November 29, 2018
WASHINGTON, DC (November 29, 2018) – Last night, the International Spy Museum (SPY) gathered the Intelligence Community (IC), business leaders, members of Congress, ambassadors, and philanthropists for the second annual Honorable William H. Webster Distinguished Service Award Dinner to celebrate the… Read More
October 03, 2018
The International Spy Museum (SPY) announced today that it will open in spring 2019 with completely reimagined, state-of-the-art exhibits that provide a behind-the-scenes look at how intelligence has changed the world and continues to affect our lives today. With interactive exhibitions and installations… Read More
August 01, 2018
WASHINGTON – The International Spy Museum (SPY) announces its appointment of Dan Cole to the position of Executive Vice President of Sales and Development. A 30-plus year sales professional, Dan will lead the SPY team’s sales and development efforts surrounding the newly constructed 140,000 square foot… Read More
February 12, 2018
Today the International Spy Museum (SPY) announces the appointment of Colonel Christopher P. Costa (USA-Ret.) as the nonprofit’s new Executive Director.
December 11, 2017
On November 29, the Intelligence Community (IC), business leaders, members of Congress, ambassadors, and philanthropists gathered for the Honorable William H. Webster Distinguished Service Award Dinner, the International Spy Museum’s inaugural gala.
September 13, 2017
When the International Spy Museum (SPY) opens its new location at L’Enfant Plaza in 2018, it will showcase a permanent collection of more than 7,000 unique artifacts – tripling its size – and offering visitors the opportunity to come face-to-face with a whole new slate of espionage gadgets and items used throughout history. This major expansion is made possible thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. H. Keith Melton, who together with SPY announced today the pledged donation of their entire personal collection of espionage artifacts and archive – the largest private collection in the world. T
July 19, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks the 15th anniversary of the International Spy Museum (SPY), the only public museum in the United States solely dedicated to the tradecraft, history, and contemporary role of espionage and intelligence. In celebration of 15 years, the International Spy Museum announces the… Read More
February 21, 2017
WASHINGTON, DC (Feb. 14, 2017) – Outmanned and outgunned against the greatest Navy in the world, the Americans fighting for independence had one ace up their sleeve: a secret spy network. In time for President’s Day weekend, the International Spy Museum is putting on display the original 240-year-old… Read More
September 14, 2016
District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser and Museum founder Milton Maltz today joined in celebrating the start of construction on a new International Spy Museum (SPY) building, a landmark that will be a permanent cultural resource at L’Enfant Plaza in the nation’s capital.