Take a walk through the National Building Museum and view Investigating Where We Live: D.C. Now & Next, a student-curated exhibit that provides an in-depth look at the culture and diversity of the District.
After soaking in some indoor culture, head over to the Capital Riverfront neighborhood for a little outdoor fun. Take a twirl around the ice skating at Canal Park. Once you’ve worked up a thirst, walk just two blocks over to grab a beer at Bluejacket.
Get a cozy table for two at Osteria Morini, where you can linger over rustic Italian cuisine. Score bonus points for reenacting Lady in the Tramp. .
Check into The Liaison on Capitol Hill, a chic hotel that balances its politically-charged location with hip style and personalized service.