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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 15-19

Monday – Head to DC’s big train station to check out the little trains. Union Station’s annual Holiday Train Show is back in the Main Hall, featuring an elaborate mountain landscape, plus vintage cars, trees and people, even dogs and … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: December 8-12

Monday – Show the kiddos relics from the nation’s past and even some from your childhood at the National Museum of American History, where collections include some of the best toys and games of the old days. Other fun exhibits … Continue reading

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Uncover 500 Years of Cryptography at the Folger Library

[This is a guest post contributed my friend, Robert Pohl, author of Wicked Capitol Hill and Urban Legends & Historic Lore of Washington D.C. as well as a columnist for The Hill is Home blog and Hill Rag.] If you … Continue reading

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The Weekend Round-Up: November 28-30

Now that the turkey is eaten and we’re easing out of the food comas, it’s time to focus on the weekend. And between seasonal events and general fun around town, there is a lot going on. Here’s the run-down on … Continue reading

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Where to Play on the Weekdays: November 24-28

Monday – Have a wild time at the National Zoo, as there’s barely a crowd on weekdays. Check the Daily Programs schedule before you go to help plan your outing or pick your animal visits as you go. Grounds are … Continue reading

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