NCAR Archives Gallery

The NCAR Archives Gallery is located on the second floor of the Mesa Lab in the library. Ongoing exhibits include photographs and artifacts spanning the history of the institution. Visit the NCAR Archives website to learn more about the archives and explore their online exhibits.  

Special Exhibit

Spotlight on Warren Washington

This exhibit, the first in the "Spotlight on" series, celebrates some of the many achievements of Dr. Warren M. Washington, an NCAR Distinguished Scholar, leader in climate modeling, mentor, and advisor to six presidents. For more information on Dr. Washington's life and career, an online exhibit is also available. Materials in the exhibit are from the Warren M. Washington Papers in the NCAR Archives.

For more information about this exhibit, please contact the archivist at

Dr. Washington with the Exhibit. Warren Washington stands next to the exhibit display case, 2019.Sign with exhibit title and description next to framed photograph of Warren Washington as a college student.Photograph from 1975 showing Warren Washington and fellow scientist, Akira Kasahara, standing in front of an exhibit on their work in climate modeling.