National Parks / Natural World
Dumbarton Oaks NW Washington DC
Where is it at?
1703 32nd Street
NW Washington DC
Where are we going today?
What people are saying?
by marisela montenegro
This is just a gorgeous place to hang out in the city. many people take a book and spend the afternoon in the garden.
It's a great little escape in the middle of the city- also there are small exhibits in the garden during the summer that might be interesting and the
by Carmen Arendt
Best gardens I have ever visited, the whole is not overwhelming which is often the case with extensive gardens. The exquisitely thoughtful design lends itself to layers of revelation as you ramble. I enjoyed every vista and found wonder with every turn.
The house and museum are really what all museums should be; fascinating, intelligent, relaxing and edifying.
by Ian Everhart
I love visiting Dumbarton Oaks. The museum is free admission but there is an admission fee to the gardens in the warmer months. But the free museum is definitely worth a visit--stunning collection of Byzantine and Precolumbian artifacts. It's always a treat to stop in even if it is not terribly easy to find. Watch out for their peculiar hours.
by C Luis Vasquez
Unique Pervian gold and ceramic art 900 A.D.
by A Google User
Great place! Sooo interesting! The best museum we've ever been, and I have been to lots. Spent 2.5 hours there easily without realizing it. Next time we'll plan on staying much longer. The 4-D movie was great, too! Love, love, love this place! Definitely worth the money!