8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Gettysburg (Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center & Gettysburg National Military Park) and Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip planning tool .

In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington, Gettysburg, Horseshoe Casino
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
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White House

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