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Discovery Creek Children's Museum
5125 MacArthur Boulevard
Suite 10
Washington DC 20016
Phone 202 364-3111
Web Site http://www.discoverycreek.org/
E-mail mailto:email@discoverycreek.org
Description located in only one-room schoolhouse in DC, program focus on outdoor programs in 12 acre forest
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Children
Building Type Schoolhouse

Washington
Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
1703 32nd Street NW
Washington DC 20007
Phone 202 339-6401
Web Site www.doaks.org/
Description research collections on Byzantine art, landscape architecture and Pre-Columbian art, with museum collections of the same
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Research /Reading Library

DC
Explorers Hall

17th & M Streets NW
Washington DC
Phone 202 857-7588
Web Site http://www.nationalgeographic.com/explorer/
Description National Geographic Society's museum -- rotating exhibits, most supplemented with online material
Type of Resource Museum

DC
Washington
Federal Reserve Board Art Gallery
2001 C Street
Washington DC 20551
Phone 202 452-3886
Web Site *****
Description American & European art, 19th & 20th century
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Nature of Group or Site Government

Fondo del Sol Visual Arts & Media Center
2112 R Street NW
Washington DC 20008
Phone 202 265-9235
Alt Phone 202 483-2777
Web Site http://www.dkmuseums.com/fondo.html
Description art of the Americas, bilingual, contemporary artists and craftspeople, permanent collection of pre-Columbian art, Santos wooden saints
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Latin American

DC
Washington
Freer Gallery of Art
Jefferson Drive at 12th Street SW
Washington DC 20560
Phone 202 357-2700
Alt Phone 202 357-1300
Web Site www.si.edu/asia
Description Asian art and James McNeill Whistler collection
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Group Identity Asian

Georgetown University Art Collection
Joseph Lauinger Memorial Library Special Collections
3700 O Street NW
Washington DC 20507
Phone 202 687-1469
Web Site http://www.library.georgetown.edu/dept/speccoll/
E-mail mailto:llw@georgetown.edu
Description library special collection section displays some of its collection in a gallery
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Research /Reading Library

DC
Washington
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Independence Avenue at Seventh Street
Washington DC 20560
Phone 202 357-2700
Alt Phone 202 357-1300
Web Site www.si.edu/hirshorn
Description modern and contemporary work of all media and cultures
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Arts
Collection N-Z Sculpture

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