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Hidden Gems

Want to play tourist in Washington—or take around out-of-town guests—but feel like you've seen everything? Chances are you haven't. Here are little-known finds: fascinating museums, fun tours, gorgeous gardens, under-the-radar restaurants, and more. At these treasures, you'll not only avoid the crowds—you'll feel like an insider.

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History

Written by Sherri Dalphonse, Sophie Gilbert, Ann LimĀ­pert, Anna Spiegel, Benjamin Freed, Matthew Graham, Rachel Cooper, Rebecca Nelson, Jason Koebler, Melissa Romero, Candyce Stapen, Sarah Title, Kelsey Anne Lindsey, Will Grunewald, Saba A. Naseem, Mary Yarrison, Michael Gaynor, and Ann Cochran. Photograph by Neil Greentree. Button Illustrations by Mikey Burton.

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