5 mentions in Best of the Smithsonian?
peggy r. said, "...Garden. Very crowded but great music and food or bring your own and it's a hot spot for young professionals. The Museum of Natural History is fascinating as well as the National Museum of American History. Look these up and see what interests you..." See More
Tiffany W. said, "...out in 10-20 minutes.There are other parts of this museum, but those three are the top priorities on a tight schedule. Museum of Natural History- I think the Hope Diamond and mineral exhibits are the most interesting here, but they also have an..." See More
Luke D. said, "... Museum of Natural History is excellent, and so is the National Air and Space Museum, at least for nerds like me. If you're really into aerospace I have to recommend the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center out by Dulles. The SR71 is worth the trip..." See More
Tristan W. said, "...was younger so it was really interesting for me to come and actually see ships that had been in space. 2. Museum of Natural History- I loved seeing the animals and there have been a few movies that have been filmed here! Seeing..." See More
3 mentions in Best monuments in DC to take kids?
peggy r. said, "...or near the Pavilion Café where you can get a salad, sandwich, drinks or just a cupcake! Definitely go to the Museum of Natural History There are so many cool things to do there, this will be one of the kids favorite spots. There..." See More
angel v. said, "...restaurants and a park where lots of kids can play on a famous sculpture. On the Washington Mall itself, there's the Museum of Natural History and National Air and Space Museum. The National Zoological Park is also a ton of fun for the kids..." See More
2 mentions in First time visiting Washington, DC
Maria B. said, "...building to see. Contact your Representative to obtain tickets. There are many museums that are a part of the Smithsonian. The Museum of Natural History is wonderful and the Hope Diamond is a must see. For modern art visit the sculpture gardens at the..." See More
amery c. said, "...history lover then it offers several remarkable memorials in downtown. Monuments and Museums as well. National Air and Space Museum and Museum of Natural History and many others. I am a huge fan of nature's and history's charm so i had explored all these..." See More
2 mentions in Fun free things to do in D.C.?
Tiffany W. said, "...the War of 1812 and inspired the Star Spangled Banner. You'll also see the President's exhibits and the 1st Ladies dresses. Museum of Natural History- The Hope diamond, a butterfly exhibit, a extensive mineral exhibit, dinosaurs, etc.United States Holocaust Memorial Museum - Book..." See More
Jim S. said, "...Gallery of Art does charge.)You can cover oriental, middle eastern, modern, Euro-American art, U.S. history, National Museum Of The American Indian, Museum of Natural History, National Air and Space Museum. Hiking on C&O canal starts in Georgetown (Washington DC); can also rent bikes..." See More
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1 mention in Getting from Union Station to National Mall?
Liz B. said, "...exits at the Smithsonian stop-- one that is directly on the National Mall (which features the Lincoln National Memorial, Washington Monument, Museum of Natural History, and the National Museum of American History). Additionally, this route can take you towards the Fdr Memorial, Washington..." See More
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Francisco C. said, "...the stairs were Rocky Balboa trained. http://www.philadelphiapass.com/En/?aid=30&gclid=Cj0KEQjwj7q6BRDcxfG4pNTQ2NoBEiQAzUpuW4p1oLawnAb26M6GlfY8cgd77h0boajL6lTxcwvY014aAufl8P8HAQ Washington DC is a must see. The Smithsonian Museums: National Air and Space Museum, Museum of Natural History, Art, etc there are so many that you will need more days you can check www.si.edu to select..." See More