Museums are a wonderful way to learn more about our ancestry and the areas out ancestors lived. Washington DC has the best museums, many are free and all have something different to offer. Everyone should have the opportunity to visit in person but if you can't, these websites offer an in depth view of some of the best sources out there.

Anacostia Museum

National Children's Museum

City Museum

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum

Decatur House

Freer and Sackler Galleries

Hillwood Museum and Gardens

Hirshorn Gallery and Sculputers

Holocaust Museum

National Air and Space Museum

National Air and Space Museum, Chantilly, VA

National Arboretum

National Museum of African Art

National Museum of American History

National Postal Museum

Naval History Museum

The Textile Museum

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