Bob Hansen 10

The National Building Museum (, 401 F Street NW, Washington, DC is a wonderful museum in a fascinating building.   On a recent trip there, I decided to venture into the museum gift shop where I was pleasantly surprised to see a variety of maps and map-related gifts.  The emphasis was on DC, but New York was also highlighted.  DC Metro-related items, cutting boards from the DMV and quite a few books.  I liked the DC topographic contour line maps that was made into a clock. Here are a few pictures I took of the treasures in the gift store I spotted: