Although you may think that all of DC is high and dry during this budget battle, there are a lot of great shopping, museums and neighborhoods at your feet! So if you’re a tourist or just a tourist in your own city (hey government employees that means you) take a second to see all DC have to offer!
The Phillips Museum: Dupont Circle Metro Stop
The Textile Museum: Dupont Circle
The Newseum: Archives Metro Stop
The Corcoran: Smithsonian Metro Stop
Dunbarton Oaks: Georgetown (drive)
These gardens are spectacular!
Hillwood Museum: Rock Creek (drive)
Home and collections of Marjorie Merriweather-Post, known for her many marriages and faberge eggs.
Georgetown: Drive or Walk from Foggy Bottom Metro Stop
Adams Moragan: Metro Stop (Red Line)
Great Area for live music and Nightlife!
U and 14th Street
Trendy New Area with great cuisine and roofdeck bars galore!