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51.

Miscellaneous Location

Old Washington Convention Center Site

909 H St, NW, Washington, DC
 
52.

Museum

Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
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Museum

Pepco's Edison Place Gallery

702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396
 
54.

Exhibit | Through 9/27

Postcards from the Trenches: Germans and Americans Visualize the Great War

This exhibit shines a light on the imagery produced by ordinary soldiers who were drafted or commissioned into the conflict. The art they produced was often painted or drawn on government-approved postcards that they could use to communicate with their loved ones on. Pepco's Edison Place Gallery 702 Eighth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-872-3396

 
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Restaurant | $$

Kanlaya

740 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-0088
 
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Restaurant | $

Urfa Tomato Kabob

740 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-1178
 
57.

Miscellaneous Location

6th and H Streets NW

6th And H streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-727-1000
 
58.  

Museum

National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
Editors' Picks: Sites off the Mall
 
59.

Miscellaneous Location

Eighth Street NW Between D and E

8th Street NW Between D and E Streets, Washington, DC
 
60.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 5/25/15

One Life: Grant and Lee: 'It is well that war is so terrible...'

The lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee are explored through paintings, photographs and historic objects. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
61.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 11/2

Yousuf Karsh: American Portraits

The photographer's portraits of famous people are displayed. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
62.  

Miscellaneous Event | Through 9/7

American Cool

To define cool, you might start by listing the names of those who've contributed to pop-culture through their artistic influence or appealing personas. On Feb. 7, the National Portrait Gallery opens "American Cool," a photographic exhibition exploring the idea of cool with 100 portraits of American artists, musicians, actors and other iconic figures. Those featured include Frank Sinatra, Madonna, Miles Davis and Billie Holiday. The exhibit includes work by Carl Van Vechten, Annie Leibovitz and Cass Bird and other photographers. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
63.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 12/12

Ongoing exhibits:

A collection of portraits, including J.D. Salinger and Katherine Hepburn. See all Ongoing exhibits: locations National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution (69 locations)

 
64.  

Exhibit | Through 5/31/15

Mathew Brady's Photographs of Union Generals

Studio portraits by one of the most famous photographers of the Civil War. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
65.

Exhibit | Through 5/25/15

One Life: Grant and Lee: 1864-1865

An installation exploring the lives of Ulysses S. Grant and Robert E. Lee during the Civil War. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC

 
66.

Exhibit, Book Event | Through 4/12/15

Portraiture Now: Staging the Self

Features the work of David Antonio Cruz, Carleee Fernandez, Maria Martinez-Canas, Rachelle Mozman, Karen Miranda Rivadaneira and Michael Vasquez. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
67.  

Exhibit | Through 1/11/15

Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction

This group exhibition spotlights the work of such painters as Chuck Close, whose mid-20th-century portraits bucked the trend of abstraction. See all Face Value: Portraiture in the Age of Abstraction locations National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution (2 locations)

 
68.  

Exhibit | Through 1/25/15

Mr. Lincoln's Washington: A Civil War Portfolio

The exhibition features large-format reproductions of photographs, drawings and maps that document the Civil War and its impact on Washington. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
69.

Exhibit | 9/26 - 8/9/15

Time Covers the 1960s

An exhibition featuring original cover art from the museum's Time magazine collection reveal the newsmakers, trends and happenings that defined the 1960s. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
70.  

Exhibit | Through 12/12

The Network

Artist Lincoln Schatz recombines interviews with famous politicians, scholars and other notables into a single-screen video. National Portrait Gallery - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
71.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/17

Luce Artist Talk: Adam Hager

Visitors can view works by the local artist, who uses mechanical objects he collects to create art. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
72.

Exhibit | 8/17

Modern American Realism: The Sara Roby Foundation Collection

Seventy-one pieces from the foundation explore realism. Featured artists include Will Barnet, Isabel Bishop, Wolf Kahn, Yasuo Kuniyoshi and others. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
73.

Music Event | 8/21

Kush Abadey Tribute to Tony Williams

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
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Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
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Museum

Donald W. Reynolds Center for American Art and Portraiture

Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
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Miscellaneous Event | 8/23

Luce Design with Tanis Gray

Gray, a local knitwear designer, discusses her creative process. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
77.

Exhibit | 10/10 - 2/8/15

Richard Estes' Realism

An exhibition featuring 46 paintings by Estes including panoramic landscape paintings and water scenes. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
78.

Exhibit | 9/26 - 2/1/15

Untitled: The Art of James Castle

Works by the Idaho-based artist, who used everyday objects to created representations of the world around him. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
79.

Exhibit | Through 8/31

Pop Art Prints

Thirty-nine rarely displayed prints from the American Art Museum's permanent collection include work from the 1960s by Allan D'Arcangelo, Jim Dine, Andy Warhol and others. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
80.

Miscellaneous Event | 8/24

Pleasure Curses

Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
81.

Exhibit | 10/31 - 2/22/15

The Singing and the Silence: Birds in Contemporary Art

Works by featured artists David Beck, Rachel Berwick, Lorna Bieber and others explore how birds symbolize human impulses to both conquer and conserve nature. Smithsonian American Art Museum - Smithsonian Institution Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
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Restaurant | $$$

Ruth's Chris Steak House

(6 locations)
 
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Restaurant | $$

Zaytinya

701 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-638-0800
 
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Restaurant | $

Burma Restaurant

740 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-638-1280
 
85.

Miscellaneous Location

Bar Method

750 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-7999
 
86.

Museum

Smithsonian Archives of American Art

750 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-7940
 
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Exhibit | 9/26 - 1/25/15

A Day in the Life: Artists' Diaries from the Archives of American Art

Through 35 artists' diaries this exhibition gives viewers firsthand accounts of artists' daily lives, works in progress, travel plans and more. The diaries date from 1865 to 2001. Smithsonian Archives of American Art 750 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC

 
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Restaurant | $

China Boy

817 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-371-1661
 
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Museum

German-American Heritage Museum

719 6th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-467-5000
 
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Bar/Club

Flight

777 6th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-864-6445
 
91.

Bar/Club

Muse Lounge

717 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-842-9800
 
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Restaurant | $

Full Kee

(2 locations)
 
93.

Bar/Club

Presidents Sports Bar

999 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-898-9000
 
94.

Bar/Club

Irish Channel Pub

500 H St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-216-0046
 
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Restaurant | $$$

Graffiato

707 6th St NW., Washington, DC | 202-289-3600
 
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Restaurant | $$

Daikaya

705 Sixth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-589-1600
Editors' Picks: Best brunches
 
97.

Miscellaneous Location

St. Mary Mother of God Catholic Church

727 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC
 
98.

Hotel

Renaissance Washington D.C. Hotel

999 Ninth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-898-9000
 
99.

Miscellaneous Location

CityCenterDC

New York Ave NW at 9th Street NW, Washington, DC
 
100.

Miscellaneous Location

Historical Society of Washington

801 K St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-249-3955
 
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