Visit the National Building Museum. Kids will marvel at the Play Work Build Exhibit, and you and your partner can enjoy the architectural drawings and photographs.
Head just a few blocks north to Busboys and Poets at 5th and K Streets NW. Feast on bargain bites like a peanut butter and avocado panini or harira (Moroccan bean soup).
Spend your afternoon at the Hillwood Estate and Gardens, Marjorie Merriweather Post’s lavish estate with eye-popping furnishings. The estate has a number of events throughout the winter season.
Check out the Gay Men’s Chorus at Church of the Epiphany on Feb. 15 for a performance of “Passion,” featuring love songs both classic and modern, accompanied by a string quartet.