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National Firearms Museum

11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax. 703/267-1600. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily.

• The largest firearms collection in the country includes rare weapons and firearms of famous people.

National Gallery of Art

Fourth Street and Constitution Avenue NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Closed Christmas and New Year’s Day. Metro: Judiciary Square or Archives-Navy Memorial. 202/737-4215.

• “Eugen Boudin at the National Gallery of Art.” Through Aug. 5.

• “Claude Lorrain: The Painter as Draftsman — Drawings From the British Museum.” Through Aug. 12.

• “Foto: Modernity in Central Europe, 1918-1945.” Through Sept. 3.

• “Fabulous Journeys and Faraway Places: Travels on Paper 1450-1700.” Through Sept. 16.

• “Private Treasures: Four Centuries of European Master Drawings.” Through Sept. 16.

• “Desiderio da Settignano: Sculptor of Renaissance Florence.” Through Oct. 8.

• “13 Drawings by Roy Lichtenstein.” Permanent display.

• National Gallery Sculpture Garden. Garden of canopy trees, flowering trees, shrubs, ground cover and perennials contains the works of Alexander Archipenko, Joan Miro, Isamu Noguchi and more. Open all year.

National Geographic Society

17th and M streets NW. Metro: Farragut North. Explorers Hall open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. 202/857-7588.

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