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Corcoran Gallery of Art

www.corcoran.org

510 17th Street NW
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 639-1700


The Corcoran houses both Renaissance paintings and contemporary works of art. Visit on a Saturday when families are admitted free of charge.
 

Hirshhorn Museum

hirshhorn.si.edu

Independence Avenue and Seventh Street SW
Washington, DC 20591
(202) 633-1000


Situated behind the Washington Mall, take in contemporary works of art by Matisse, Picasso and Pollock or relax in the sculpture garden with a cup of tea.
 

National Portrait Gallery

www.npg.si.edu

Eighth and F Streets NW
Washington, DC 20001
(202) 633-8300


The photography here is so impactful.
 

Newseum

www.newseum.org

555 Pennsylvania Avenue NW

Washington, DC 20001
(888) 639-7386


The collection of Pulitzer Prize-winning photographs is amazing, as are historical artifacts like pieces from the Berlin Wall.
 

P.O.V Roof Terrace at The W Hotel

www.starwoodhotels.com/whotels

515 15th Street NW

Washington, DC 20004
(202) 661-2400


The bar at the W Hotel is known for the best views of the city. It is more notable than the hotel itself.
 

The Kennedy Center

www.kennedy-center.org

2700 F Street NW

Washington, DC 20566
(800) 444-1324


Named for President JFK, the Kennedy Center hosts plays, ballets and many of DC’s best theatrical events.