Cultural Gems of Washington, D.C.
April 6-7, 2020 POSTPONED
Home to museums and collections, eclectic neighborhoods, and gleaming white monuments – Washington, D.C. is a melting pot of history and culture. Journey to the United States capital during the peak bloom of the famous cherry blossoms. Each spring, the cherry blossoms lining Washington D.C.’s Tidal Basin burst into color in a beautiful display of floral fireworks.
The Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh Travel Program was granted special access to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in a before-hours tour. Take part in this exclusive visit and learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives, and how it helped shape this nation.
Other visits include The Phillips Collection to see the exhibition, Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition, and the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery to see the exhibition, John Singer Sargent: Portraits in Charcoal.
**This trip is limited to the first 25 respondents and travelers will be accommodated on a first come first served basis.