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Best Upcoming Exhibits for Kids in Washington, D.C.Keep your kids engaged in learning this summer with these top exhibits for kids in the D.C. area.
High-Tech Aerospace Exhibit Starts World Tour at SmithsonianWith space shuttles now housed in history museums, innovators in aerospace are thinking of newer, better ways humans could reach space. One idea: What about a space elevator?
Best Places to Go Star Gazing Near Washington, D.C.As the summer time heats up, some of the best entertainment can be found during the evening with your head tilted towards the sky. There are some great places in D.C. and the surrounding areas to enjoy star and moon gazing. Here are some ideas.
Best Budget Attractions in Washington, D.C.Whether you’re a city slicker or an out-of-towner, check out this list of best budget attractions in D.C. and experience all that the nation’s capital has to offer on the cheap.
Best Museum Tours in Washington, D.C.Museums teach us about our past to better inform us about our present and future. Here's an update on some unique and interesting museum tours that you're sure to enjoy.
Smithsonian to Host Helicopter FestivalThe Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum facility in northern Virginia is giving visitors a chance to get up close to learn more about helicopters.
Best Places For Stargazing In Washington DCHere are five places in and out of the city to catch a glimpse of the beauty that is the night’s sky.
Best Summer Reading Events For Kids In Washington DCHere are a few upcoming reading events in Washington DC where children can enjoy hearing the written word and allow their imaginations to soar.
Smithsonian Navigates History from Galileo to GPSIn the age of hand-held GPS devices, navigating by the stars may seem quaint and irrelevant. So it may come as a surprise that it took hundreds of years to develop the tools needed to find our way across oceans, through the air and into deep space.
Best Unique Museums In DCLooking for the museum that is not just old painting and statues. Be sure to visit the Crime and Punishment Museum, International Spy Museum and Newseum.
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