Now, the nation’s capital has its own beach thanks to the city’s National Building Museum.
Earlier this month, the museum opened its doors to “the Beach,” complete with a water-like sea of plastic balls, lounge chairs, umbrellas and even a snack stand. The hashtag #TheBeachDC is already home to over 2,700 photos of “swimmers” flooding their friends, timelines on social media.
Only two weeks after opening, the exhibit is drawing thousands of people per day, according to the museum. The massive pit can hold up to 500 people at a time.
Here are a few photos that may just make you want to dive in:
Briana, a local blogger brought her daughter, Faith to enjoy the ball pit.