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William G. McGowan Theater - National Archives

700 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20408 | 866-272-6272

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201.

Exhibit | 10/16 - 12/12/15

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

 
202.

Exhibit | Through 1/11/15

Salvatore Scarpitta: Traveler

An exhibition representing Scarpitta's career features paintings by the artist 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

 
203.

Exhibit | Through 9/30/15

Speculative Forms

Drawn from the museum's permanent collection, this sculpture 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

 
204.

Exhibit | 6/16/15 - 9/30/15

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

 
205.

Exhibit | Through 10/5

Black Box: Oliver Laric

A video installation by the artist explores the concept of authenticity by examining the history of bootleg, remixes and hybrid. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
206.

Exhibit | 10/16 - 4/12/15

Days of Endless Time

In celebration of 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

 
207.

Book Event | 9/17

Ken Follett

Will discuss "Edge of Eternity," the concluding volume of his 20th Century trilogy. At the Ring Auditorium. Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden - Smithsonian Institution Independence Avenue at Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC

 
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Museum

House Where Lincoln Died - Petersen House

516 10th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-4833
 
209.

Restaurant | $$

Harry's Restaurant and Saloon

436 11th St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-624-0053
 
210.

Miscellaneous Location

12th Street NW and Pennsylvania Avenue

12th Street NW and Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
211.

Museum

National Museum of Crime & Punishment

575 Seventh St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-1099
 
212.

Exhibit | Through 12/12

Homeland Security: ICE

An exhibition exploring the work of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement features gear worn by a U.S. Customs special agent during 9/11, counterfeit goods and more. National Museum of Crime & Punishment 575 Seventh St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-1099

 
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Hotel

Hotel Monaco

(2 locations)
 
214.

Theater

Discovery Theater

1100 Jefferson Dr. SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-8700
 
215.

Miscellaneous Location

Smithsonian Associates

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

Smithsonian American Art Museum

(3 locations)
 
217.

Miscellaneous Event | 10/24

Luce Unplugged with Louis Weeks

At the Luce Foundation Center. Smithsonian American Art Museum Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
218.

Miscellaneous Event | 9/21

Louis Weeks

At the Luce Foundation Center. See all Louis Weeks locations Smithsonian American Art Museum (2 locations)

 
219.

Miscellaneous Event | 11/23

Luce Unplugged with Integriti Reeves

At the Luce Foundation Center. Smithsonian American Art Museum Eighth and F streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000

 
220.

Bar/Club

Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant

(5 locations)
 
221.

Miscellaneous Location

918 F Street

918 F. St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-695-8938
 
222.  

Museum

International Spy Museum

800 F St NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-7798
 
223.

Exhibit | Through 12/31

Exquisitely Evil: 50 Years of Bond Villains

More than 100 artifacts from the movie series will be on display. International Spy Museum 800 F St NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-7798

 
224.

Museum

Keck Center of the National Academies

500 Fifth St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-334-2436
 
225.

Restaurant | $

Amorini Panini

906 F St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-347-4575
 
226.

Miscellaneous Location

Pennsylvania Avenue Between Ninth and 14th Streets NW

Pennsylvania Avenue between 10th and 14th streets, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
227.

Miscellaneous Location

Pennsylvania Avenue Between Ninth and 14th Streets

Pennsylvania Avenue between Ninth and 14th streets NW, Washington, DC | 202-619-7222
 
228.

Miscellaneous Location

F Street Between Seventh and Ninth Street NW

F and Seventh Streets NW, Washington, DC
 
229.

Restaurant | $$

Rosa Mexicano

(2 locations)
 
230.

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

 
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Museum

Freer Gallery of Art - Smithsonian Institution

Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW, Washington, DC | 202-633-1000
 
232.

Miscellaneous Event | Through 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

 
233.

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

 
234.

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

 
235.

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

 
236.  

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

 
237.

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

 
238.

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

 
239.

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

 
240.

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

 
241.

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

 
242.

Music Event | 12/6

The Tarek Yamani Trio

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

 
243.

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

 
244.

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

 
245.

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

 
246.

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

 
247.

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

 
248.

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

 
249.

Restaurant | $$

District of Pi

910 F St. NW, Washington, DC | 202-393-5484
 
250.

Museum

Lawrence A. Fleischman Gallery - Smithsonian Institution

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