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Places to go and things to do when living in Brookland, DC.

Free Garden Tours at Franciscan Monastery: Where Monroe Street Market Can Stop and Smell the Roses

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Did you know that one of DC's most treasured hidden gems is less than one mile from Monroe Street Market? We're talking about the gardens of the Franciscan Monastery on Quincy Street. These gardens, which have been part of the local landscape for more than 100 years, are maintained by a...

Historic Brookland Farmers Market: Farm-Fresh Produce Is at Your Doorstep at Monroe Street Market

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A spate of white tents will signal your arrival at the Historic Brookland Farmers Market. That, or the delicious smells emanating from the vendors' tables! This farmers' market, which takes place just a stone's throw from your apartment at Monroe Street Market, highlights the gourmet,...

Where to Brunch This Weekend Near Monroe Street Market: Brookland Pint

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If you're in search of a dependable brunch spot near Monroe Street Market, many would point you in the direction of Brookland Pint. This rustic-chic eatery, which is presided over by a hand-painted mural of a lady barkeep, serves American fare with a Southern twist. It's not surprising,...