The Capital Children’s Museum is located just three
blocks from Union Station, making it a convenient excursion. Admission
is $6, but worth the money as kids aged 2 – 12 will enjoy the
opportunity to touch and play with everything under the roof.
The Newseum is one of the Washington area’s
newest attractions. Free of charge, the Newseum offers interactive
exhibits in the field of broadcasting and journalism.
States Holocaust Memorial Museum
America’s only national memorial to the
Holocaust, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum was created by a unanimous
act of congress. Not recommended for children under 12.
Gallery Of Art
The Corcoran Gallery of Art houses
Washington’s oldest art collection. Featuring works by impressionists,
the Hudson River School and others, the Corcoran’s permanent
collection numbers over 11,000 works.