Tag Archives: Washington Monument

Photo of the Day: Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial


Another DC site my family visited while I was at work yesterday – photos taken by me when it was one of my Weekly Museum Visits. Oh how audacious it is to be an idealist!   Advertisements

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Photo of the Day: World War II Memorial


Detail of the World War II Memorial in DC, with the Washington Monument in the background.

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Museum Peeps


The Washington Post’s annual Peeps diorama contest inevitably contains entries reflecting current events and pop culture from the past year (see, for example, this year’s collection of Miley Cyrus-themed works, in addition to references to Edward Snowden, the Sochi Olympics, … Continue reading

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Favorite Museum Photos: Washington Monument


I wrote about the Washington Monument earlier this month. Here are some pictures. * January’s blog theme is Communication Is Architecture.

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If Towers Could Talk


When I decided to dedicate a month to museum architecture, I began listing the architecturally interesting museums and landmarks I have visited in my lifetime. There are many here in DC; others I have seen in travels to different states … Continue reading

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Robert Langdon, Museum Educator?


Warning: Some Spoilers. For a few days this past week, I put real life on hold as I spent every free moment reading The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown. I had been curious to learn what story Brown would weave … Continue reading

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