15 days in Washington DC Itinerary

15 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park, Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides, & more), Horseshoe Casino Baltimore (in Baltimore) and National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC road trip planner

December in Washington DC sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 38°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington, Gettysburg, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, True Treats Historic Candy, Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The White House ©
The White House

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