Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences
A big, kid-friendly complex of hands-on, educational fun.
Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company
Woolly Mammoth is the edgiest of DC’s experimental groups. Fifteen-dollar ‘stampede’ seats are available at the box office two hours...
Red Velvet Cupcakery
A lot of locals go nuts for this place, and we feel the need to say: calm down. It’s just a cupcake. Yes, yes, a very good cupcake, but...
633 D St NW · interesting places nearby
Rasika (‘flavors,’ in Sanskrit) is incredible, and likely the best Indian food in town. This ain’t your average McMasala’s. Rather, it’s as cutting edge as Indian food gets, both in terms of menu and presentation. The latter resembles a Jaipur palace decorated by a flock of modernist art gallery curators; the former…well, it’s good . Narangi duck is juicy, almost softly unctuous, but pleasantly nutty thanks to the addition of cashews; the deceptively simple dal (lentils) have the right kiss of sharp fenugreek. Vegans and vegetarians will feel a lot of love here.