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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 27th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then take in nature's colorful creations at U.S. National Arboretum.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In September in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

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