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ARNOVA visits DC

Posted By Hadia Shaikh, Tuesday, May 03, 2016
Updated: Wednesday, May 04, 2016

We are so excited for the 45th Annual ARNOVA Conference that will be held in Washington, DC this year. The conference will take place at Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill. The Hyatt Regency Washington is located in a central area that is less than a 15-minute drive to well-known areas of DC. During your stay here for the conference, you will not go without assorted activities to do. We have put together a list of places to visit and enjoy during your stay. A city known for its many attractions, it is rich in arts, culture, history, and sight-seeing.




There are plenty of activities to engage in during the day. With many historical venues all around, visiting places such as the White House, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, and Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall are a must. Have you ever wanted to view the original Declaration of Independence? The National Archives has this on display along with the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights! Visiting the giant pandas at Smithsonian's National Zoo is also a great choice in activities especially after the baby boom in animals recently.


Full of many museums and galleries, we have provided you with a few popular ones. The Renwick Gallery, which is nearby the White House has featured ornamental and colorful works. The National Gallery of Art is another museum to visit that houses around 141,000 pieces of art, focusing on Western art from the Middle Ages through the present. A few others to visit are, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Hirshhorn Museum & Sculpture Garden, Freer and Sackler Galleries, and many more museums of the Smithsonian Institution. These museums and galleries are open daily from 10:00AM to 5:30PM.  


DC provides its visitors with a variety of events that are entertaining and reasonable for everyone! Most venues and events are family friendly. Consider doing a Segway Tour or a Pedicab while being a tourist.


Below, are additional links provided with many more activities to engage in while visiting! The options go unlimited and will provide for a great 45th Annual ARNOVA Conference in Washington, DC.


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