2 days in Washington DC Itinerary

2 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then see the interesting displays at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Washington DC road trip planning tool .

May in Washington DC sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

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