“Weather permitting,” the National Gallery of Art’s Sculpture Garden ice rink will be open through mid-March unless the daffodils and blades of grass burst through warm ice and interfere.
Taking off between the legs of Louise Bourgeois's (American, 1911-2010) Spider, 1996. Cast, 1997. Gift of Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation/Patricia Leslie
A totally delightful experience!
What: Ice skating
When: Now through mid-March, Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. - 9 p.m., Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. - 11 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Where: The National Gallery's Sculpture Garden at 7th Avenue and Constitution
How much: Skate for two hours on the hour for $7 (children and seniors) to $8 (adults). Skate rentals are $3, and lockers are 50 cents.
Metro: Federal Triangle, Smithsonian, or Archives-Navy Memorial