$35 Million Donated to Smithsonian for Dinosaur Hall Renovation

$35 Million Donated to Smithsonian for Dinosaur Hall Renovation

Dinosaur bones MontanaBillionaire David Koch has donated $35 million to the National Museum of Natural History for the renovation of the Smithsonian Institute’s most popular exhibit.

The gift, which was announced by the Smithsonian Institution on Thursday, will go to a new dinosaur hall, which has been high on the list of needed renovations at the museum.

The Koch gift is the largest single donation to the Natural History Museum and the fifth largest in Smithsonian history.

(READ the story in the Washington Post)

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