The Indonesian Embassy now sits in the old Walsh-McLean House. Gold-mining magnate Thomas Walsh commissioned the home in 1903. He...
Society of the Cincinnati
The Society of the Cincinnati is a private patriotic group that educates the public about the Revolutionary War. Who knew? What’s key...
Mansion on O Street
This 100-room 1892 mansion is part inn, part gallery performance space and part private club. In this latter incarnation, it has hosted...
If you like chamber music, don’t forget about the Sunday concerts at the Phillips Collection. They have been a local tradition since 1941.
Dupont Circle’s branch of the healthful salad purveyor often has a line out the door. Order your huge bowl of roast chicken and kale or...
2029 P St NW · interesting places nearby
Obelisk pushes the boundaries of what can be done in an Italian cucina . The small and narrow dining room feels almost like eating at someone’s kitchen table. The set-course Italian feasts are lovingly prepared with first-rate ingredients; the antipasti in particular is a revelation. The menu changes daily but doesn’t give you much selection (picky eaters should call ahead). Make reservations.