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51.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

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

A photography exhibition in celebration of the 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

 
52.

Exhibit | Through 4/26

Orchids: Interlocking Science and Beauty

Approximately 300 orchids at a time will be on view during this exhibition about technological innovations that have enhanced our knowledge and appreciation of orchids. National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution 10th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
53.

Music Event | 3/14

Andras Schiff

The pianist performs his newest project "The Last Sonatas," featuring works by Mozart, Haydn, Schubert and Beethoven. At the Baird Auditorium. See all Andras Schiff locations National Museum of Natural History - Smithsonian Institution (3 locations)

 
54.  

Restaurant | $

Pavilion Cafe -- National Gallery of Art

700 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-289-3360
 
55.

Miscellaneous Event | 1/10

Murder at the Museum of American History Scavenger Hunt

Watson Adventures offers a murder mystery scavenger hunt for adults that involves an invention by Ben Franklin, Freemason rituals and code cracking. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 877-946-4868

 
56.

Exhibit | Through 1/19

Michelle Obama's second inaugural gown loan

The first lady's second inaugural gown temporarily replaces her first in the First Ladies Room. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
57.  

Museum

National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution

14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
58.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 12/12

New Display: Japanese American Nisei Congressional Gold Medal

The museum will display the Congressional Gold Medal awarded to the 100th Infantry Battalion, the 442nd Regimental Combat Team and the Military Intelligence Service veterans by the U.S. Congress Nov. 2, 2011. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
59.

Miscellaneous Event | 1/14/16

To the Mountaintop: The Words of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

In honor of the civil rights leader, actor Xavier Carnegie performs a program of selections from King's speeches. The all-ages program incorporates live performance, sound clips, photographs and video footage. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
60.

Exhibit | Through 8/23

Artifact Walls - The Early Sixties: American Culture

An exhibition celebrating American culture in the early 1960s. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
61.

Exhibit | Through 10/25

Hear My Voice: Alexander Graham Bell and the Origins of Recorded Sound

Exploring Bell's role in developing sound recording at his Volta Laboraotry in Washington, this exhibition features documents, recordings, laboratory notes and an apparatus from the laboratory from the 1880s. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
62.

Music Event | 4/11 - 4/12

Smithsonian Chamber Players

Violinists Vera Beths and Cynthia Roberts, violists Steven Dann and Max Mandel and violoncellist Kenneth Slowik perform string quintets by Beethoven in this Masterworks of Four Centuries concert. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC

 
63.

Exhibit | Through 3/1

Rising Up: Hale Woodruff's Murals at Talladega College

Features murals depicting heroic efforts of resistance during slavery and moments in Talladega College's history by Woodruff. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
64.

Exhibit | Through 8/23

Artifact Walls - The Early Sixties: American Science

An exhibition celebrating innovation in American science during the early 1960s. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
65.

Music Event | 1/31 - 2/1

Axelrod String Quartet

The quartet plays works by Haydn, Mozart and Brahms with violist Leah Gastler and violoncellist Arnie Tanimoto. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
66.

Music Event | 3/28 - 3/29

The Castle Trio

Violinist Marilyn McDonald, violoncellist Kenneth Slowik and fortepianist Lambert Orkis perform Beethoven's The Three Trios of Op. 1 in this Masterworks of Four Centuries concert. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC

 
67.

Music Event | 3/8

The Axelrod String Quartet Sunday Concert Series

For the final concert in its Sunday concert series, the quartet performs Alexander Zemlinsky's String Quartet of 1896, as well as Haydn's Op. 76 quartets and one of the six quartets Mozart dedicated to Haydn. National Museum of American History - Smithsonian Institution 14th Street and Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-633-3030

 
68.

Miscellaneous Location

The National Mall between 14th and Ninth Streets

14th Street and Jefferson Drive SW, Washington, DC
 
69.

Miscellaneous Location

Mary Livingston Ripley Garden

Jefferson Drive and Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-2220
 
70.

Miscellaneous Location

Ninth Street NW and Consitution Avenue

Ninth Street NW and Consitution Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-426-6841
 
71.  

Miscellaneous Location

The National Mall

Between the U.S. Capitol and the Lincoln Memorial, Washington, DC | 202-485-9880
 
72.

Miscellaneous Location

U.S. Department of Agriculture's Jefferson Auditorium

14th Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-720-2791
 
73.

Exhibit | Through 1/11

Salvatore Scarpitta: Traveler

An overview of the artist's career features paintings that incorporate bandages and automobile parts and his full-scale race-car sculptures. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
74.  

Museum

Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution

Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
75.

Exhibit | Through 4/6

Days of Endless Time

In celebration of the Hirshhorn's 40th anniversary, this exhibition features works by Eija-Liisa Ahtila, Douglas Gordon, Guido van der Werve and others. The works emphasize escape, solitude, enchantment, spirituality and the thrall of nature. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
76.

Exhibit | Through 4/19

Ragnar Kjartansson

The videos and installations by the Icelandic artist featured in this exhibition explore his relationships with his friends, family and bandmates as part of the museum's Black Box series. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
77.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

At the Hub of Things

An installation occupying the entire outer ring of the third-level galleries features works by Janine Antoni, Louise Bourgeois, Joseph Cornell, Hiroshi Sugimoto and others. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
78.

Exhibit | Through 9/30

Speculative Forms

Drawn from the museum's permanent collection, this exhibition examines trends in modernist sculpture since the early 20th century. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
79.  

Exhibit | 5/18 - 9/20

Shirin Neshat: Facing History

Selections of photography and films by Neshat that highlight how cultural and political events impacted her work are on view. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
80.

Exhibit | 6/16 - 9/30

Sitebound: Photography from the Collection

Works depicting a sense of place, by such artists as Laurel Nakadate, Catherine Opie, Taryn Simon and Thomas Struth. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
81.

Miscellaneous Location

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium

1301 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-369-5695
 
82.  

Museum

USDA Forest Service Visitors Center

201 14th St. SW, Washington, DC | 800-832-1355
 
83.  

Miscellaneous Location

National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden and Ice Skating Rink

700 Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-216-9397
 
84.

Restaurant | $$$

Muze

1130 Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-787-6148
 
85.

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.

 
86.

Book Event | 2/3

Eric Foner

A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian at Columbia University and the author of "Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad," will join a panel discussion on the underground railroad. Panelists will include Edna Greene Medford, professor of history, Howard University; and Adam Rothman, associate professor of history, Georgetown University. A distinguished panel Ed Ayers, the president of the University of Richmond, will moderate the discussion. At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
87.

Book Event | 2/13

Lea VanderVelde

A professor of Law at the University of Iowa, will discuss her book "Redemption Songs: Suing for Freedom before Dred Scott". At the William G. McGowan Theater. William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives 700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-357-5000

 
88.  

Hotel

Mandarin Oriental Hotel

1330 Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 888-888-1778, 202-554-8588
 
89.

Miscellaneous Location

Old Post Office Pavilion

1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC | 202-606-8691
 
90.

Miscellaneous Location

Constitution Avenue Between Seventh and 17th Streets NW

Constitution Avenue between Seventh and 17th streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
91.

Miscellaneous Location

L'Enfant Plaza Station (Metro/VRE)

600 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC | 202-637-7000
 
92.

Restaurant |

Roti Mediterranean Grill

(7 locations)
 
93.

Miscellaneous Location

The Portals Theater

1236 Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, DC
 
94.

Miscellaneous Location

Federal Triangle Metro Station

302 12th St., NW, Washington, DC | 202-637-7000
 
95.

Hotel

L'Enfant Plaza Hotel

480 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC | 202-484-1000
 
96.

Miscellaneous Location

L'Enfant Plaza

L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, DC | 202-727-1000
 
97.

Miscellaneous Location

Market Square

Pennsylvania Avenue NW between Seventh and Ninth streets, Washington, DC | 202-727-1000
 
98.

Miscellaneous Location

12th Street NW Between Constitution and Pennsylvania Avenues

12th Street NW between Constitution and Pennsylvania avenues, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
99.

Movie Theater

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Smithsonian - Lockheed Martin IMAX Theater

601 Independence Ave. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-4629

On this giant screen, the images are monstrous and the sound is earth-shaking.

 
100.

Museum

Albert Einstein Planetarium

Sixth Street and Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-4629
 
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