Smithsonian Journeys Dispatches

Spies From Past to Present

Did you know that there are an estimated 10,000 spies in DC? You never know who's checking you out on the Metro these days, do you?

For a better idea, check out this video from the Voice of America. It's an interview with International Spy Museum director Peter Earnest, founding Executive Director of the museum and former CIA member.

Want to see for yourself? Meet Peter Earnest, learn about the history of espionage, and check out some famous clandestine devices on our Spies and Spycraft tour in September 2009.

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