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Jan
18
Fri
Charline Von Heyl: Snake Eyes @ Hirshhorn Museum
Jan 18 all-day

Charline Von Heyl, one of the most revered contemporary painters, receives her largest U.S. museum survey yet. Snake Eyes will feature more than 30 large-scale paintings by Von Heyl, showing her incredible influence on the modern art landscape. Her inventive style incorporates a range of influences, from literature to pop culture to metaphysics. Prepare to see truly unique works from one of the most visionary artists of our time.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Free admission
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, 7th Street & Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560

This exhibit is on display Nov. 8 – Jan. 27, 2019

Tour: Woodrow Wilson House @ Woodrow Wilson House
Jan 18 all-day

The President Woodrow Wilson House is the home to which President and Mrs. Wilson retired from the White House in 1921. President Wilson lived here until his death in 1924, and Mrs. (Edith) Wilson lived in the home until her death in 1961, at which time she bequeathed the home and its furnishings to the National Trust for Historic Preservation to serve as a monument to President Wilson. The House is shown by guided tour on the hour.

Tours last approximately 1 hour. The first tour each day will begin at 10 am, and the last at 3 pm.

Thru Thursday, January 31, 2019
$free-$10

March – December
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Wednesday – Saturday
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday & Sunday

Admission:
$10 Adults; $8 Seniors (62 and Above); $5 Students; Children under age 12 – free
Members of National Trust for Historic Preservation – $5

Afternoon Highlights: Free Tour
Jan 18 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

3:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Jan
19
Sat
Charline Von Heyl: Snake Eyes @ Hirshhorn Museum
Jan 19 all-day

Charline Von Heyl, one of the most revered contemporary painters, receives her largest U.S. museum survey yet. Snake Eyes will feature more than 30 large-scale paintings by Von Heyl, showing her incredible influence on the modern art landscape. Her inventive style incorporates a range of influences, from literature to pop culture to metaphysics. Prepare to see truly unique works from one of the most visionary artists of our time.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Free admission
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, 7th Street & Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560

This exhibit is on display Nov. 8 – Jan. 27, 2019

Tour: Woodrow Wilson House @ Woodrow Wilson House
Jan 19 all-day

The President Woodrow Wilson House is the home to which President and Mrs. Wilson retired from the White House in 1921. President Wilson lived here until his death in 1924, and Mrs. (Edith) Wilson lived in the home until her death in 1961, at which time she bequeathed the home and its furnishings to the National Trust for Historic Preservation to serve as a monument to President Wilson. The House is shown by guided tour on the hour.

Tours last approximately 1 hour. The first tour each day will begin at 10 am, and the last at 3 pm.

Thru Thursday, January 31, 2019
$free-$10

March – December
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Wednesday – Saturday
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday & Sunday

Admission:
$10 Adults; $8 Seniors (62 and Above); $5 Students; Children under age 12 – free
Members of National Trust for Historic Preservation – $5

Hirshhorn Museum Highlights Tours
Jan 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Mid-day Art Break: Free Tour
Jan 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Engineering 101: Rockets @ College Park Aviation Museum
Jan 19 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Rockets take many different shapes but all function in a similar way. This month we will put your engineering skills and creativity to the test as we build our own rockets.

$5 per participant

Ages 9 and up

Pre-registration not required

Afternoon Highlights: Free Tour
Jan 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

3:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Jan
20
Sun
Charline Von Heyl: Snake Eyes @ Hirshhorn Museum
Jan 20 all-day

Charline Von Heyl, one of the most revered contemporary painters, receives her largest U.S. museum survey yet. Snake Eyes will feature more than 30 large-scale paintings by Von Heyl, showing her incredible influence on the modern art landscape. Her inventive style incorporates a range of influences, from literature to pop culture to metaphysics. Prepare to see truly unique works from one of the most visionary artists of our time.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Free admission
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, 7th Street & Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560

This exhibit is on display Nov. 8 – Jan. 27, 2019

Tour: Woodrow Wilson House @ Woodrow Wilson House
Jan 20 all-day

The President Woodrow Wilson House is the home to which President and Mrs. Wilson retired from the White House in 1921. President Wilson lived here until his death in 1924, and Mrs. (Edith) Wilson lived in the home until her death in 1961, at which time she bequeathed the home and its furnishings to the National Trust for Historic Preservation to serve as a monument to President Wilson. The House is shown by guided tour on the hour.

Tours last approximately 1 hour. The first tour each day will begin at 10 am, and the last at 3 pm.

Thru Thursday, January 31, 2019
$free-$10

March – December
10:00 am to 4:00 pm Wednesday – Saturday
12:00 pm to 4:00 pm Tuesday & Sunday

Admission:
$10 Adults; $8 Seniors (62 and Above); $5 Students; Children under age 12 – free
Members of National Trust for Historic Preservation – $5

Hirshhorn Museum Highlights Tours
Jan 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Mid-day Art Break: Free Tour
Jan 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Afternoon Highlights: Free Tour
Jan 20 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

3:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Jan
21
Mon
Charline Von Heyl: Snake Eyes @ Hirshhorn Museum
Jan 21 all-day

Charline Von Heyl, one of the most revered contemporary painters, receives her largest U.S. museum survey yet. Snake Eyes will feature more than 30 large-scale paintings by Von Heyl, showing her incredible influence on the modern art landscape. Her inventive style incorporates a range of influences, from literature to pop culture to metaphysics. Prepare to see truly unique works from one of the most visionary artists of our time.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Free admission
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, 7th Street & Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560

This exhibit is on display Nov. 8 – Jan. 27, 2019

Open House – The L. Ron Hubbard House Museum @ L. Ron Hubbard House
Jan 21 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Open House - The L. Ron Hubbard House Museum @ L. Ron Hubbard House | Washington | District of Columbia | United States

Open House from 10:00 am to 6:30 pm  This Dupont Circle landmark is the original site of the first Founding Church in the world in Washington D.C. Here, the prolific American writer, explorer, and founder, L. Ron Hubbard worked from 1957 through 1960.

The neighborhood townhouse with its historically restored spaces to the late 1950s, now museum, provides informative exhibits with photographs that give glimpses into Hubbard’s early world travels. Visitors can also step into his 1957 office and see his Remington typewriter, Ampex tape recorders, Roneo mimeograph machine, Grundig radio, and personal artifacts.

Short walk from the Dupont Circle Metro Station.

Hirshhorn Museum Highlights Tours
Jan 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Mid-day Art Break: Free Tour
Jan 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

12:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Afternoon Highlights: Free Tour
Jan 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:15 pm

Look for our friendly guides who gives a tour of the highlights of the museum.

3:30 p.m. daily

Note: No tours on federal holidays.

Jan
22
Tue
Charline Von Heyl: Snake Eyes @ Hirshhorn Museum
Jan 22 all-day

Charline Von Heyl, one of the most revered contemporary painters, receives her largest U.S. museum survey yet. Snake Eyes will feature more than 30 large-scale paintings by Von Heyl, showing her incredible influence on the modern art landscape. Her inventive style incorporates a range of influences, from literature to pop culture to metaphysics. Prepare to see truly unique works from one of the most visionary artists of our time.

10 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. | Free admission
Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, 7th Street & Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20560

This exhibit is on display Nov. 8 – Jan. 27, 2019