National Capital YMCA
Charles Sumner School & Archives
The stately, dignified Sumner building is a great example of solidly beautiful redbrick 19th-century urban design, but it is an even...
National Geographic Society Museum
The museum at National Geographic Society headquarters can’t compete with the Smithsonian’s more extensive offerings, but it can be...
Cathedral of St Matthew the Apostle
The sturdy redbrick exterior doesn’t hint at the marvelous mosaics and gilding within this 1893 Catholic cathedral, where JFK was laid...
Beacon Sky Bar
On top of the swank Beacon Hotel, this patio on the roof offers ample sky-high (well, for DC) city views and an opportunity to mingle...
Tabard Inn Restaurant
Dinners are seasonal twists on classic fare – scallops with parsnip puree, veal with sugar snap peas – but it’s the deceptively normal...
National Capital YMCA information
Seven floors of fitness and fun, including squash courts, basketball courts, indoor track, rock-climbing wall, free weights, cardio machines and classes.