National Museum of American History. Haley and I took Ansley there last Wednesday, leaving the slugs behind. They had had their fill of museums by then...couldn't face ONE more. And they totally missed out on the bestest one. This museum offers something for everyone, and can't possibly be done in one day. We picked out the spots we wanted to visit, and made tracks, seeing first the ever-changing display of first-ladies' dresses. Some of them were really OLD...and getting very fragile, which is why the displays are changed often.
All three of us gals could have spent an hour admiring all the details in this little number:
With all the collections displayed, exhibits, hands-on spots, art, cars, boats, planes, trains, buggies, engines...whew, the list is endless...there is something there for everyone to enjoy...and to learn about our American history.
Haley and I were especially happy that we did not live in this particular wash tub and lye soap laundry era, although I did reside in the clothesline era: