U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center

U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center photo
Bill O'Leary - The Washington Post
Through 3/1

Washington D.C. Independent Film Festival

The District's oldest independent film festival is back for another run of inventive films from around the world, some of which will have their world premiere here. Visit www.dciff-indie.org for showtimes and theater locations. At the Burke Theater.
Through 3/31

Year of the Coast Guard

A year-long exhibit featuring historical photographs, uniforms, recruiting posters from military collections and other rare artifacts.

Editorial Review

The memorial features a granite map of the world, 100 feet in diameter, surrounded by relief sculptures showing events in naval history. The Naval Heritage Center, next to the memorial, has a theater, an electronic log with the names of Navy veterans and other displays.