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“Great Britons: Treasures from the National Portrait Gallery, London.” Through Sept. 3.

“Harry Benson: Being There.” Through Sept. 3.

“Portraits of Sandra Day O’Connor.” Through Oct. 8.

“Portraiture Now: Framing Memory.” Through Jan. 6.

National Postal Museum

2 Massachusetts Ave. NE. 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. daily except Christmas. Metro: Union Station. 202/633-1000.

“Moving the Mail.” On permanent display.

The Octagon

The museum of the American Architectural Foundation. 1799 New York Ave. NW. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday except holidays. $5, $3 seniors and students. 202/638-3221.

William Paca House and Garden

186 Prince George St., Annapolis. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Sunday. Closed holidays. $5 house, $2 garden. 410/263-5553.

Phillips Collection

1600 21st St. NW. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Thursday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Closed Monday and holidays. Admission for permanent collection is free on weekdays. Admission is charged on weekends. Exhibits are $10-$12. Free for Phillips Collection members and visitors under 18. 202/387-2151.

“American Impressionism: Paintings From the Phillips Collection.” Through Sept. 16.

Permanent collection of 19th- and 20th-century European and American paintings.

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