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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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip planning website .

In December, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
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National Air and Space Museum
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Washington Monument

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