The Crime Museum houses the most thorough collection of artifacts in the US. Five distinct galleries focus on criminal intent, crime prevention and forensic science.Read More
Smithsonian at 8s A Garden of Wonders
Alice would feel right at home at this madcap party that transforms the Victorian-style Enid A. Haupt Garden into a landscape of delights. As sunset slips into night, the magical setting comes...
The Art Museum of the Americas (AMA is a hub and beacon for modern and contemporary art produced in and about the Americas. We promote social change by providing a lively space for the exchange of...Read More
Washington, D.C. is more than just the capital of the United States. It is a living museum and the repository of our nation's history. The federal city is one of the most visited metropolitan areas...Read More
This museum documents and interprets the effect of historical and contemporary social and cultural issues on communities. Features dynamic changing exhibitions and public programs. Tours by...Read More
Experience the history and splendor of Gilded Age Washington at Anderson House, a 1905 Beaux Arts mansion built as the winter home of Larz Anderson, an American diplomat, and his wife, Isabel....Read More
Former home of Robert E. Lee. Open daily 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Closed Dec. 25th and Jan. 1st.Read More
The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception is the largest Roman Catholic church in the United States and North America, and is one of the ten largest churches in the world....Read More
Directs visitors to sites in historic neighborhoods that illustrate aspects of African-American history. For a free brochure, write Washington, DC Black History Recreation Trail, National Park...Read More
The Civil War in America
Capitol Hill, Capitol Riverfront
The Civil War in America assembles more than 200 unique items, many of which have never been seen by the public, to commemorate the sesquicentennial of this nation’s greatest military and...