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100+ Free Things to Do

#MyDCCool Free Adventures In Washington, DC

Ready for free overload? See all the budget-friendly things to do in Washington, DC, from the free Smithsonian museums and National Gallery of Art to free events and so much more.

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The Capital of Free Things to Do

Monuments, memorials and street murals set DC apart and are all free...

Things to Do This Weekend in Washington, DC

Our end-of-the-week picks for Dec. 3-5

Discover the National Gallery of Art East Building in Washington, DC

Explore modern artworks in this stunningly beautiful free museum on ...

Where to Find the Most Colorful Street Murals in Washington, DC

Vibrant street art adds color to DC in any season. Just check out th...

10 Exhibits to Check Out at Reopened Museums in Washington, DC

Safely reignite your museum exploration with these fascinating displ...

Your Guide to Visiting Planet Word

DC’s newest museum showcases the immense power of language through i...

Things to Do This Week in Washington, DC

Things to do the week of Nov. 29-Dec. 2

Everything You Need to Know About Washington Monument Tours & Tickets

Your guide to Washington Monument tour and ticket information for gr...

6 Reasons Why You Must Visit the New Fossil Hall at the National Museum of Natural History

Don’t miss the highly anticipated ‘Deep Time’ exhibit, an absolute m...

Visiting the U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, DC

Discover a stunning collection of plants and Instagram-worthy sights...

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