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101.

Exhibit | Through 1/4/15

G-Men and Journalists

An exhibition exploring the FBI's effort to combat crime features photographs, newspapers and interactive displays. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
102.

Museum

Smithsonian Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Pavilion

1050 Independence Ave S.W., Distric of Columbia, DC
 
103.  

Restaurant, Bar/Club | $$$

The Source

575 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-637-6100
 
104.  

Food Event | 8/31 - 12/9/18

Dim Sum Brunch

Excellent Dim Sum, Saturdays only. The Source 575 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC

 
105.  

Museum

Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
106.  

Exhibit | 8/30 - 6/7/15

Perspectives: Chiharu Shiota

An installation by the artist inspired by personal memories of lost individuals and moments features discarded shoes and notes she collected. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution 1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
107.

Exhibit | 10/11 - 6/7/15

Unearthing Arabia: The Archaeological Adventures of Wendell Phillips

An exhibition highlighting discoveries made by the paleontologist and geologist during his adventures. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution 1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
108.

Exhibit | 9/1 - 12/8

Feast Your Eyes: A Taste for Luxury in Ancient Iran

The collection highlights metalwork from the first millennium B.C. to the early Islamic period. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution 1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
109.

Exhibit | 9/13 - 3/22/15

Nasta'liq: The Genius of Persian Calligraphy

The focus of this exhibition is on a calligraphic script that was developed in the 14th century in Iran. More than 20 works from 1400 to 1600 that highlight this script will be on display. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution 1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
110.

Exhibit | 11/22 - 5/31/15

The Traveler's Eye: Scenes of Asia

The exhibition provides a glimpse into travels across the continent. It features East Asian scrolls, Japanese woodblock prints, contemporary photography with maps and more. Arthur M. Sackler Gallery - Smithsonian Institution 1050 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
111.

Movie Theater

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William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives

700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 866-272-6272

The theater is the home screen for the film collection of the National Archives, the world's largest holding of non-commercial film and sound recordings.

 
112.

Book Event | 9/12

Lynne Cheney

Will discuss her book "James Madison: A Life Reconsidered". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
113.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/28

Afternoon of a Faun: Tanaquil Le Clercq

A film about prima ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq. At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
114.

Book Event | 9/15

Todd Brewster

Who has served as Don E. Ackerman Director of Oral History at the United States Military Academy will discuss his book "Lincoln's Gamble: The Tumultuous Six Months that Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War". At the William G. McGowan Theater. See all Todd Brewster locations William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives (2 locations)

 
115.

Book Event | 9/18

Robert Tsai

A professor at American University's Washington College of Law will discuss his book "America's Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
116.

Book Event | 9/13

Melissa Gilbert

The star of "Little House on the Prairie" will discuss her book "My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from My Little House to Yours". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
117.

Book Event | 9/29

Jonathan Darman

A former writer for Newsweek will discuss his book "Landslide: LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
118.

Book Event | 9/8

Cass R. Sunstein

A professor at Harvard Law School will discuss his book "Conspiracy Theories and Other Dangerous Ideas". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
119.

Book Event | 9/10

Edward E. Baptist

A professor of history at Cornell University, will discuss his book "The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
120.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 9/28

Market Crawls

Visitors can ride through the District with stops at four neighborhood markets. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC

 
121.

Museum

National Garden

100 Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-225-8333
 
122.

Theater

Discovery Theater

1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-8700
 
123.

Miscellaneous Location

Smithsonian Associates

1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-357-3030
 
124.  

Restaurant | $$$$

The Capital Grille

(3 locations)
 
125.

Museum

James A. Garfield Memorial

First Street and Maryland Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-225-6827
 
126.

Hotel

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel

480 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC | 202-484-1000
 
127.

Miscellaneous Location

L'Enfant Plaza

L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC | 202-727-1000
 
128.

Miscellaneous Location

Ninth Street NW and Consitution Avenue

Ninth Street NW and Consitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-426-6841
 
129.

Miscellaneous Location

L'Enfant Plaza Station Post Office

458 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC | 800-275-8777
 
130.  

Restaurant | $$$$

Fiola

601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW , Washington, DC | 202-628-2888
 
131.  

Museum

S. Dillon Ripley Center - Smithsonian Institution

1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
132.

Music Event | 10/9

Giacomo Puccini: The Man Who Loved Women

Members of the Washington National Opera's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist program perform excerpts from Puccini's "La Boheme." S. Dillon Ripley Center - Smithsonian Institution 1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
133.

Miscellaneous Location

Market Square

Pennsylvania Avenue NW between Seventh and Ninth streets, Washington, DC | 202-727-1000
 
134.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 8/17

19th Annual Made in Hong Kong Film Festival

A selection of modern films and comedies from Hong Kong. Highlights include "Mr. Vampire," a film that helped establish the Cantonese zombie genre, and "Aberdeen," a portrait of a Hong Kong family. Films are Cantonese with Chinese and English subtitles. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
135.  

Museum

Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution

Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
136.

Exhibit | 12/20 - 12/31/15

Chinese Ceramics: 13th-14th Century

An exhibition featuring 12 Chinese ceramics from the museum's collection highlights ceramic production during the Yuan dynasty. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
137.

Exhibit | 11/22 - 5/31/15

Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Yuan Legacy

Highlighting the tradition of landscape painting in Chinese culture, this exhibition features early works from the museum's collection. Key styles emerged during the Yuan dynasty. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
138.

Exhibit | 12/13 - 6/14/15

Zen, Tea, and Chinese art in Medieval Japan

Features Chinese and Japanese paintings, lacquer ware and ceramics that shed light on the Chinese arts and ideas that were brought to medieval Japan between the late 12th and 16th centuries. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
139.

Exhibit | 10/18 - 11/2/15

Fine Impressions: Whistler, Freer and Venice

An exhibition that tells the story of how Charles Lang Freer acquired the Second Venice Set, 26 atmosphere etchings by James McNeil Whistler. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
140.

Performing Arts | 10/4

Dance and Music from West Java: Indonesian College of the Arts

Dancers and musicians from West Java perform traditional and contemporary songs and dances representing the island's Sudanese culture. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
141.

Music Event | 12/6

A Jazz Take on Arab Songs: The Tarek Yamani Trio:

Held in conjunction with the Sackler's "Unearthing Arabia: The Archaeological Adventures of Wendell Phillips" exhibition, this concert features pianist Tarek Yamani's jazz arrangements of mid-20th century works by Middle Eastern composers. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
142.

Music Event | 12/6

The Tarek Yamani Trio

Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC

 
143.

Music Event | 11/22

Music From China Ensemble: 30th Anniversary Concert

The New York-based ensemble celebrates its anniversary by performing newly commissioned works for Western and Chinese instruments including the cello, erhu (fiddle) and zheng (zither). At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
144.

Music Event | 12/5

The Traveler's Ear -- Scenes from Music

In conjunction with the Sackler's "The Traveler's Ear: Scenes from Music" exhibition, French pianist David Kadouch plays works by Bach, Liszt, Bartok and Schumann that were inspired by travel. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
145.

Music Event | 10/23

Festival Pablo Casals Prades Collective

Artists from the Pablo Casals Festival perform Asian and French music during this stop of their first American tour. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
146.

Music Event | 10/25

Bamboo Brilliance: A Mujuan Shakuhachi Celebration

In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Tokyo school founded by his father, Japanese bamboo flute (shakuhachi) player Kurahashi Yodo II leads an ensemble in a performance. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
147.

Music Event | 10/16

Musicians from Marlboro I

Flutist Marina Piccinini, Grammy-winning violist Kim Kashkashian join artists from the Marlboro Music Festival in this concert featuring the music of Kurtag, Debussy and Beethoven. At the Meyer Auditorium. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
148.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

The Nile and Ancient Egypt

High quality artifacts from the collections of Freer Gallery are showcased to illuminate the role and importance of water animals for ancient Egyptian religion and afterlife. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
149.

Exhibit | Through 9/14

Bountiful Waters: Aquatic Life in Japanese Art

An exhibition of ceramics, paintings, prints and illustrated books that depict Japan's appreciation for the beauty and variety of fish and other species. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
150.

Exhibit | Through 9/28

Off the Beaten Path: Early Works by James McNeill Whistler

Drawings, etchings and watercolors the artist created while he was traversing the French countryside in the summer of 1858. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
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