4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 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.
Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eisenhower National Historic Site and Washington National Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Skyline Drive (in Shenandoah National Park) and Gettysburg National Military Park (in Gettysburg). There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, ponder the world of politics at White House, get engrossed in the history at National Portrait Gallery, and steep yourself in history at Georgetown University.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Washington DC road trip planning site .

In May in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Tomb of the Unknowns, Skyline Drive
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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