Marian Koshland Science Museum of the National Academy of Sciences
A big, kid-friendly complex of hands-on, educational fun.
Unaffiliated with the Smithsonian (ergo the cost of admission), the ‘most interactive museum in the world’ is dedicated to the craft of...
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...
Rasika (‘flavors,’ in Sanskrit) is incredible, and likely the best Indian food in town. This ain’t your average McMasala’s. Rather, it’s...
641 Indiana Ave NW · interesting places nearby
Some of the pieces at this African and Asian gallery-store are worthy of museum displays – and priced to match. Others are less precious and reasonably marked. Inside one of the city’s oldest buildings, Artifactory procures sculptures, masks and clothing from both continents.