National Aquarium

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National Aquarium in Baltimore Undergoes $12.5 Million Renovation

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is completing one of the biggest overhauls in its 32-year history with a massive new centerpiece exhibit.

07/31/2013

Photo Credit: Smithsonian National Zoo

Best Zoo And Aquarium Events In Washington DC

With the national zoo and aquariums in DC and the neighboring city of Baltimore, Washingtonians are spoiled with animal fun. These activities feature animal encounters, special events and educational dining experiences to enhance your visit.

07/26/2013

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National Aquarium in D.C. to Close

The National Aquarium says it will close its Washington branch in the fall.

05/10/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Earth Day 2013 In Washington DC

As you celebrate Earth Day this year, mark these upcoming Washington D.C. events on your calendar.

04/08/2013

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D.C. Aquarium Open Later for Cherry Blossom Festival

The National Aquarium in Washington is holding extended hours during the National Cherry Blossom Festival.

03/19/2013

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Best Spots for Summer Playdates In The DC Area

When summer hits in D.C., inside just isn’t the place to be. Get the kids out, grab those playgroup buddies and hit the area’s best spots for summer playdates in D.C. From a free day at the zoo to arts and crafts to wet and wild family fun, this city promises no shortage of options perfect for playdates when the city warms up.

07/20/2012

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The World Turns Out Its Lights For Earth Hour Saturday Night

Washington’s National Cathedral is among the landmarks across the globe that plan to turn out their lights for Earth Hour Saturday evening, a celebration that will be honored in over 135 countries.

03/30/2012

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Washington, D.C.’s Best Stuff for Preschoolers

The same city that’s known for serious-minded people like politicians can be so much fun for silly people such as very young children.

01/26/2011

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