Orchids of Latin America, National Museum of Natural History
Looking for a tropical escape to take the chill off these cold, winter days? Head straight to the National Museum of Natural History! That's where you can soak up the beauty of its Orchids of Latin America exhibit.
Janet Beck, who works in the museum's anthropology department, moved in for a closer sniff of a Gold Digger 'Buttercup'. "This is gorgeous," she said during a stroll through a long hall space containing the "Orchids of Latin America" exhibit.