Monday, April 6, 2009

Arlington Cemetary, Jefferson Memorial, and Museums

Arlington Cemetary  

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John F Kennedy’s Tomb, next to him lay Jackie Onassis Kennedy, above is Robert E Lee’s homeIMG_1340IMG_1356


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Amphitheater above the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown SoldierIMG_1396 IMG_1414

Walking to the Jefferson Memorial


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Natural History Museum had the Orchid Show, Dinosaurs, Mammoths and the Hope Diamond

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American History Museum had Lincoln’s Hat he wore when he was assasinated, Carrie Bradshaw’s laptop from Sex and the City, even C3PO.  We were bummed we didn’t get to see the Star Spangled Banner and a ton of the other exhibits.  They kicked everyone out early for an event.  Bummer!

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Sitting on the Metro heading back to Tyson’s Corner

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Eating dinner in the Vietnamese district.  Nick got really sunburned the day before.

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