With temperatures in the units this week, the Potomac River and the Tidal Basin were frozen over. After freezing to get some of these pictures, we spent the day in the Sackler and Freer Galleries (and mad a couple quick stops in the Hirshhorn and Air and Space Museums).
President Lincoln’s Cottage is a National Monument, National Historic Landmark, and site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. It receives no federal operating support and is not operated by the National Park Service. Instead President Lincoln’s Cottage at the Soldiers’ Home, a public charity runs the site.