Smithsonian Channel Gets Cox Launch In Northern Va.

Northern Virginia residents, who enjoy ready access to Smithsonian Institution museums nearby, now have access to Smithsonian Channel on the Cox Communications lineup. Starting Friday (Jan. 31), Cox customers in Northern Virginia subscribing to the Variety pak will have access to the Smithsonian Channel on channel 189. 

“The Smithsonian Institution is an American icon and Cox is thrilled to bring their unique content to our customers through the addition of the Smithsonian Channel,” Betty Jo Roberts, VP of marketing for Cox Communications Virginia, said in a release. “We pride ourselves in offering variety to our customers and this new addition enhances the channel lineup offered only by Cox.”

The Smithsonian Channel is a joint venture of the Smithsonian Institution and Showtime Networks.