2. National Gallery of Art

Two extensive buildings connect with a moving underground walkway making up the National Gallery of Art. This is a world-class museum has artwork from every corner of the globe. Spanning decades, you'll find everything from 13th Century art to renaissance and Flemish in the West Building. The East Building, on the other hand, caters to modern art including a 32-foot long installation by Alexander Calder. Unconvinced? The National Gallery of Art is also the only place in the Americas where you can see one of Leonardo da Vinci's works.


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