National Museum of American History Get your fill of American history at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History: Admire the Star-Spangled Banner flag and explore The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden exhibit, which depicts the private lives and executive actions of 43 commanders-in-chief. The White House Walk in presidential footsteps: Contact your Member of Congress 21 days or more in advance of your trip to try and book a tour of the White House. You can also visit the former private home of a president at the Woodrow Wilson House. Madame Tussauds photo by Martin Alonso Get personal with the presidents: Lifelike figures of every U.S. president are on display at Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. See more presidents in portrait form at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, a short walk away. President Lincoln’s Cottage Honor Honest Abe: Downtown, explore Ford’s Theatre, the site of the 16th president’s tragic assassination. See a play on its stage, then visit President Lincoln’s Cottage near Petworth. Occidental Grill & Seafood Wine and dine like a politico: Near the White House, enjoy the presidential portraits and classic dishes in a stately atmosphere at Occidental Grill & Seafood. Political power players also feast on surf and turf eats at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab.
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