Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception
The largest Catholic house of worship in North America can host 6000 worshippers. It is an enormous, impressive, but somehow unimposing...
Saint John Paul II National Shrine
An adjunct for many devotees who visit the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, this modernist-style structure...
Also known as Mt St Sepulchre, the monastery offers serene grounds shimmering with 42 acres of tulips, dogwoods, cherry trees, roses –...
Atlas Brew Works
Atlas' tap room doesn't have tables and chairs, or loads of drink options. So why do beer geeks make the trek? Because the four rotating...
The Drifters and jazz float in the air in this diner so neighborly it should wear a cardigan and loafers. The exterior looks like a...
3225 8th St NE · interesting places nearby
Dance Place information
The only truly cutting-edge dance space in the capital is tucked away in Northeast DC. It’s run by five resident modern-dance companies offering a year-round calendar of new work, which includes festivals featuring African dance, tap dancing, step dancing and other genres. It also hosts the work of top-notch national companies. The theater is a few blocks south of the Metro station.