Summer 2012
National Geographic Museum is one of Summer 2012.

1. National Geographic Museum

8.1
1145 17th St NW (at Sumner Row NW), Washington, D.C.
Museum · Connecticut Avenue - K Street · 44 tips and reviews
Landmark's E Street Cinema is one of Summer 2012.

2. Landmark's E Street Cinema

9.4
555 11th St NW (at E St NW), Washington, D.C.
Indie Movie Theater · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 89 tips and reviews
The Phillips Collection is one of Summer 2012.

3. The Phillips Collection

8.9
1600 21st St NW (at Q St. NW), Washington, D.C.
Art Museum · Dupont Circle · 75 tips and reviews
Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard is one of Summer 2012.

4. Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard

9.3
800 F St NW, Washington, D.C.
Art Museum · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 21 tips and reviews
National Gallery of Art - West Building is one of Summer 2012.

5. National Gallery of Art - West Building

9.4
Constitution Ave NW (at Madison Dr NW), Washington, D.C.
Art Museum · Northwest Washington · 100 tips and reviews
Ben's Chili Bowl is one of Summer 2012.

6. Ben's Chili Bowl

8.8
1213 U St NW (at 12th St. NW), Washington, D.C.
Hot Dog Joint · U-Street · 375 tips and reviews
Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center is one of Summer 2012.

7. Steven F Udvar-Hazy Center

9.5
14390 Air and Space Museum Pkwy, Chantilly, VA
Museum · 192 tips and reviews
National Museum of Natural History is one of Summer 2012.

8. National Museum of Natural History

9.4
1000 Constitution Ave NW (at 10th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Science Museum · Northwest Washington · 403 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Smithsonian Institution was founded for the "increase and diffusion" of knowledge from a bequest to the United States by the British scientist James Smithson, who had never visited the US himself.

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is one of Summer 2012.

9. NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

8800 Greenbelt Rd (Icesat Road), Greenbelt, MD
Government Building · Goddard · 9 tips and reviews

Maryland MilestonesMaryland Milestones: Excellent place to see a movie on their giant plant screen. Interesting programs on science, technology, and space.

Dinosaur Park is one of Summer 2012.

10. Dinosaur Park

132400 Mid Atlantic Blvd, Laurel, MD
Other Great Outdoors · 4 tips and reviews

Maryland MilestonesMaryland Milestones: This park has hands on digs on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays of the month during the spring, summer, and fall. Stop by at any time to learn about dinosaurs and the region from the signage.