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101.

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

 
102.

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

 
103.

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

 
104.

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

 
105.

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

 
106.

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

 
107.

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

 
108.

Exhibit | Through 10/26

Style in Chinese Landscape Painting: The Song Legacy

Features landscape paintings from the Song dynasty period, 907-1279, and later works that show an evolution of six different styles. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
109.

Miscellaneous Event | 9/21

Religious Art of Japan

Buddhist sculptures, masks and paintings reflect religious expression in Japanese art. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
110.

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

 
111.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

Promise of Paradise: Early Chinese Buddhist Sculpture

A collection of stone and gilt bronze Buddhist sculptures highlight two flourishing ages, the late Six Dynasties and the High Tang (6th to 8th century). The exhibition's dramatic focus is the monumental Cosmological Buddha: a life-size stone sculpture covered in intricate representations of the earthly realms. It is the only one of its kind in the world. Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
112.

Museum

Newseum

555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386
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113.

Exhibit | 9/26 - 7/5/15

The Boomer List: Photographs by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

An exhibition of 19 large-format portraits of influential baby boomers captured by photographer and filmmaker Greenfield-Sanders. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
114.

Exhibit | 9/22 - 12/8

Make Some Noise: Students and the Civil Rights Movement

This exhibit will explore leaders in the 1960s who fought segregation. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
115.

Exhibit | Through 12/31/15

Civil Rights at 50

A three-year changing exhibition follows the civil rights movement from 1963 to 1965 with images and the front pages of newspapers and magazines from the time. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
116.

Exhibit | Through 12/28

1964: Civil Rights at 50

An exhibition about Freedom Summer features images taken for Time magazine by photographer Ted Polumbaum. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
117.

Exhibit | Through 1/4/15

One Nation With News for All

A historical exhibition exploring how immigrants and minority groups used the press to fight for their rights in America. Freedom's Journal, the first black newspaper, and the Cherokee Phoenix, the first Native American newspaper, will be displayed. Newseum 555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 888-639-7386

 
118.

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

 
119.  

Restaurant, Bar/Club | $$$

The Source

575 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-637-6100
 
120.  

Food Event | 9/21 - 12/9/18

Dim Sum Brunch

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

 
121.

Museum

National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution

Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
122.

Miscellaneous Event | 2/2/20

The Sublime World of Noel Coward

Steve Ross performs an evening of music and words about Sir Noel Coward. At the Rasmuson Theater. National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-3030

 
123.  

Exhibit, Book Event | 12/5 - 4/12/15

Picturing Mary: Woman, Mother, Idea

An exhibition exploring the concept of womanhood as represented through the Virgin Mary features works from the Renaissance and Baroque eras. See all Picturing Mary: Woman, Mother, Idea locations National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution (2 locations)

 
124.

Exhibit | Through 6/30/17

Nation to Nation: Treaties between the United States and American Indian Nations

An exhibition exploring the importance of Native American diplomats and leaders focuses on the relationship between Indian nations and the founding fathers. National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
125.

Exhibit | Through 1/5/15

Indelible: The Platinum Photographs of Larry McNeil and Will Wilson

An exhibition of works by the artists, who challenge the idea that North American Indians are a "vanishing race." National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
126.

Exhibit | Through 2/1/15

Ceramica de los Ancestros: Central America's Past Revealed

Central American ceramics from 1000 B.C. to the present are on view. National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
127.

Exhibit | Through 7/6/15

Our Lives: Contemporary Life and Identities

An exhibition examining how eight Native American communities live in the 21st century. National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
128.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

As We Grow: Traditions, Toys and Games

A new permanent exhibition at the museum displays more than 100 objects that show how Native American children play. The toys, games and clothing in these cases come from all over North, Central and South America and represent more than 30 tribes. National Museum of the American Indian - Smithsonian Institution Fourth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
129.  

Restaurant | $$$$

Fiola

601 Pennsylvania Ave. NW , Washington, DC | 202-628-2888
 
130.  

Restaurant | $$$$

The Capital Grille

(3 locations)
 
131.

Miscellaneous Location

Canadian Embassy

501 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-682-7797
 
132.

Miscellaneous Location

Pennsylvania Avenue Between Third and Seventh Streets

Pennsylvania Avenue between Third and Seventh streets, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
133.

Museum

U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center

701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-737-2300, 800-821-8892
 
134.

Performing Arts | 9/24 - 11/30

Swing Time -- the Musical!

Set during World War II, it follows a band's radio broadcast fundraiser. At the Burke Theater. U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC

 
135.

Exhibit | Through 3/31/15

Year of the Coast Guard

A year-long exhibit featuring historical photographs, uniforms, recruiting posters from military collections and other rare artifacts. See all Year of the Coast Guard locations U.S. Navy Memorial and Naval Heritage Center (2 locations)

 
136.

Exhibit | Through 8/13

Unintended Journeys

Images and video by Magnum Photos examine the plight of those displaced by natural disasters and global climate change within the past decade, exploring the challenges these people and communities face. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
137.

Movie Theater

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Smithsonian - Samuel C. Johnson IMAX Theater

10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-4629

A massive Imax screen at the Natural History museum.

 
138.  

Museum

National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution

10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
139.

Exhibit | 11/25 - 12/12/18

The Last American Dinosaurs: Discovering a Lost World

A large-scale fossil exhibition focused on the late Cretaceous period in North America allows visitors to view the fossils of Tyrannosaurus rex and other dinosaurs from a working preparation lab. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
140.

Exhibit | 10/24 - 4/20/15

Nature's Best 2013 Photography Awards: Windland Smith Rice International Awards

An exhibition of approximately 60 large-format images and photographers' stories highlight the beauty, power and humor of nature. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
141.

Music Event | 10/25

Emerson String Quartet 2014-2015 Concert Series

Violinist Eugene Drucker and special guest, pianist Diane Walsh, perform works by Brahms, Bach and Saint-Saens. At the Baird Auditorium. See all Emerson String Quartet 2014-2015 Concert Series locations National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution (2 locations)

 
142.

Music Event | 10/26

Rob Kapilow's What Makes It Great?

Kapilow leads a discussion on Schubert's "Impromptus" followed by a performance of the work by pianist Yuliya Gorenman. Presented with Washington Performing Arts. At the Baird Auditorium. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
143.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

Dom Pedro

The 14-inch obelisk is a 10,363-carat aquamarine. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
144.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

Living on an Ocean Planet

A new permanent exhibit that explores the ocean space and its relationship to human life. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
145.

Exhibit | Through 12/12/15

Portraits of Planet Ocean: The Photography of Brian Skerry

An underwater journey through different marine environments by the award-winning photojournalist. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
146.

Exhibit | Through 10/20

The Rex Room

In a conservation room, visitors can observe, through one of two doorways, as scientists prepare the Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton that will go on display in 2019. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
147.  

Exhibit | Through 8/16/15

Beyond Bollywood: Indian Americans Shape the Nation

Through images, music, visual art and first-person narratives, this exhibition explores the influence and experience of Indian Americans in America. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC

 
148.

Exhibit | Through 10/31/15

Once There Were Billions: Vanished Birds of North America

Examining the story of the last passenger pigeon, this exhibition features illustrations from the Biodiversity Heritage Library. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
149.

Exhibit | Through 12/12/15

Wilderness Forever: Celebrating 50 Years of Protecting America's Wilderness

A photography exhibition in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act features large-format images by professional, amateur and student photographers. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
150.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 12/12

Mud Masons of Mali

Archival and contemporary photos and engravings representing the masons. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
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