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Monday, December 9, 2019

See the Trains at the National Christmas Tree

The National Christmas Tree will be lit every day from approximately 4:30 p.m. to midnight as part of the America Celebrates display at President’s...

“Rosa Parks: In Her Own Words,” at the Library of Congress

Rosa Parks, the civil rights icon made famous for her refusal to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus...

Daughters of the American Revolution Christmas Open House

On Wednesday, Dec. 11, 5:30­ to 8 p.m., all are invited to the kid-friendly annual Daughters of the American Revolution Christmas Open House where...

Marvelous Morphology

On Dec. 5, 11 a.m. or Dec. 10, 2 p.m., Dr. Susan Pell, US Botanic Gardens deputy executive director, conducts a tour of Season’s...

IN Series’ L’Enfance du Christ

In collaboration with Foundry United Methodist Church, Berlioz’s grand oratorio is uniquely staged as a community exploration of human migration and the power of...

Cocoa at the Carnegie

Celebrate the season with the Historical Society of Washington, D.C.! From Dec. 10 to 13, the DC History Center, 801 K St. NW, will...

Step Afrika!’s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show

Step Afrika!’s Magical Musical Holiday Step Show is at The Atlas on H Street NE from Dec. 12 to 22. This fun, family-friendly performance...

Christmas Illuminations at Mount Vernon

On Dec. 20 and 21, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., come to Mount Vernon for an evening of family-friendly fun and fireworks choreographed to holiday...

Civil War Christmas in Camp

On Saturday, Dec. 14, noon to 4 p.m., get in the holiday spirit and learn how Christmas was observed during the Civil War. The...

Antietam Battlefield Memorial Illumination

Dec. 7. Rain date, Dec. 14. 6 PM. Antietam National Battlefield hosts the Annual Memorial Illumination in honor of those soldiers who fell during...