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10 Cool Ways To Experience D.C.'s Museums

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    One of the best things about living in D.C. is getting to experience world-class museum collections — without spending a dime. But even so, you don't have to limit your trips to gazing at exhibits or keeping quiet as you wander the galleries. Nope — you can get a lot more out of the experience with just a little planning. Most of our city's museums boast full calendars of awesome supplementary programming, from celebrity lectures to drawing classes to after-hours parties. If you're looking for a fun (and totally fresh) way to get your culture on, consider this your new playbook.

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If you've been good this year, you've already crossed all the names off your list and wrapped every last box. You can sit back, and enjoy your egg nog. Meanwhile, the procrastinators of the world (here, here!) are scrambling to find quality gifts that don't completely reveal exactly how long we waited to start our holiday read