Category Archives: Art

Make a Family Day of it at National Harbor this Summer

We’ve been to National Harbor several times since it opened back in 2008. The waterfront destination on the Potomac River in Prince George’s County, Md, hosts annual holiday events, was home to the National Children’s Museum for awhile, and has … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 13-17

Monday – Hit the BEACH at the National Building Museum. Surely you’ve heard about the outrageously fun interactive installation by now. But in case you haven’t, it’s the must-do in DC this summer. Hours are 10am – 5pm. Admission is … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: July 10-12

Weather might be a factor in your weekend plans, but luckily you’ve got lots of options for fun with the kids no matter what the conditions outside. From cultural celebrations to a performing arts fest, a spectacular floral showcase outdoors … Continue reading

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Life’s a BEACH at the National Building Museum

You guys. If there is one thing you must do in DC this summer, The BEACH at the National Building Museum is it. By now you’ve probably read about it in the Summer in DC guide, caught a glimpse on … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: July 6-10

Monday – Go for a “swim” at the National Building Museum, where The BEACH just opened for the summer! The unique installation covers 10,000 square feet and includes an “ocean” of nearly one million recyclable translucent plastic balls, and visitors … Continue reading

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