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Washington DC: All Shut Down and Somewhere to Go
Don't let the political antics on Capitol Hill spoil your fun! While Congress battles it out over the budget during the first government shutdown in seventeen years, many favorite attractions - from the Smithsonian to the Pandas at the National Zoo - are closed. But the nation's capital is hardly at a stalemate! Here's our guide to enjoying your time in DC while the Senators sweat. From art and theater to hikes and great drink specials, you just may be sad when it's all over.