Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places - Jim Capretta Archives
Faculty Favorites: Dining and Places - Jim Capretta
We asked our faculty and authors to share with us some of their favorite things about living in our nation's capital. Their responses are posted in "Faculty Favorites"
Jim Capretta (bio), a Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, shares his favorites.
Three most interesting places to visit
- The Museum of Natural History. web site, 10th Street & Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 202-633-1000.
- The Pope John Paul II Cultural Center, near Catholic University. web site, 3900 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC 202-635-5400.
- The National Archives building. web site, 700 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 202-357-5450.
Two most favorite “fun” things to do
- Eat at the cafeteria in the Supreme Court building. Cafeteria Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on ground floor. It closes briefly to the public to accommodate Court employees at noon and 1 p.m. web site, map 202-479-3030.
- Go to the top of the Post Office Pavilion Tower. web site, 1100 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 202-289-4224.
Two favorite restaurants
- Crystal Thai web site, 4819 Arlington Boulevard (At Park Dr.), Arlington, VA, 703-522-1311. [WaPo | Washingtonian | Yelp]
- Five Guys web site, many locations throughout the area. [WaPo | Washingtonian | Yelp]
For more, also see our Visiting Washington DC pages
May 17, 2008 10:47 AM Faculty Favorites