Museum Madness, Part One.
This last week feels like a dream. A dream of vivid, exhausting emotions that range from despair to overwhelming love.
For now, as a distraction, I’ll get back to my DC Trip. Let’s recap:
It started at the Library of Congress, which was so awesome I had to dedicate an entire post to it. After that, it was a blur of historical museum madness. On the list:
1. National Archives.
No pictures allowed in here, in order to preserve the documents.
This room is dim and hushed, keeping the magic of “National Treasure” just within reach (not that I am contemplating a heist of our Declaration..).
2. Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.
Pictures allowed here, and I took full license to act like a child:
3. The Smithsonian Institute.
I’m a huge fan of castles. Ever since my first castle in Ireland, I’ve been hooked. Naturally, I loved this “mini-castle” in the middle of the city:
Stay tuned for Part 2!