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Bonsai - the art of making plants and trees grow in tiny forms - is a well-known Japanese tradition, and you can find one of America's greatest collections at Washington DC's National Arboretum, off New York Avenue in northwest DC - home to the National Bonsai & Penjing Museum. Discover the art behind the tiny trees there with about 150 examples in three galleries, each grown over decades, between 10am and 4pm today.
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ATTDT is your unique local guide to things to do, see, visit and explore near you. From arts and culture to events and entertainment, we've got Friday in Washington, D.C. covered. Get a great Friday feeling: have a wonderful day.


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Welcome to the Washington, D.C. edition of ATTDT: your independent curated guide to the very best of what to do today in Washington, D.C.. From free to cheap to boutique, from local tourist attractions to cultural events and even adventurous things to do, if you're in and around the US capital, whether you're visiting or a local, ATTDT is here to help.

We specialise in finding fascinating and often offbeat events, attractions and activities specifically on and open today, which are ready to discover: things to do in DC for anyone wanting to do something extraordinary. Look at the idea above for something to do today, reload the page to get other interesting things to do, or change the day to have an amazing time in Washington, D.C. all week: here are amazing things to do on Saturday. Find out more....

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