Published On: Sat, Jun 4th, 2016

Visit to the Post Office Museum

Since we were in the area, Najwa and I made an impromptu visit to the Post Office Museum in the Union Station area.

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An interactive display to collect virtual stamps.

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The beginning of the exhibit telling the story of how the U.S. postal system got started.

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The Frederick Douglass stamp.

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Najwa just can’t help making silly faces when it’s time to take photos.

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Najwa practices with a mail scanner.

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womencanfly

Yes, women too can fly.

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Did you know this?

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At the end of the exhibit is a place to write notes and stick them with everyone else’s.

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Najwa was writing a Thank You note.

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