View the Splendor of the Iconic Peacock Room at Freer|Sackler

One of the world’s most important collections of Asian art can be found at Freer|Sackler, the Smithsonian’s museums of Asian art. More than 40,000 objects from all over Asia are on display at the museums, and one of the crowning jewels of the collection is the Peacock Room. In 1908, the Peacock Room was installed in Charles Lang Freer’s Detroit…

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Tour Tudor Place for $1 During “Washington Dollar Days: Tour for a Buck”

From now until February 28, you can tour the 1816 Tudor Place home for just $1. This registered National Historic Landmark was lived in by six generations of a single family, and the home and gardens offer a fascinating look back into American history. During Washington Dollar Days: Tour for a Buck, you’ll pay $1 to explore the home with…

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Check Out Crafts by U.S. Artists at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum

The handiworks of American artists are always on full display at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, but only those that fall under the umbrella of crafting. The rich history of creating in the United States creates a colorful tapestry that spans the decades from the 19th century to the present day. Only a stone’s throw from the…

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Check Out Winter Restaurant Week Specials at Tony and Joes

With the arrival of Winter Restaurant Week, residents from across the DMV will be looking to book tables to DC’s best restaurants. That’s as good an excuse as any to make your way to Tony and Joe’s Seafood Place. Set on K Street just a stone’s throw from the Potomac, Tony and Joe’s is a popular location all year long….

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