10 days in Washington DC Itinerary

10 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Shenandoah Valley Artworks and Potomac Mills. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Mattaponi Winery (in Spotsylvania), The Arts Center in Orange (in Orange) and Copper Fox Distillery (in Sperryville). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, contemplate the long history of James Madison's Montpelier, browse the fresh offerings at Alexandria Farmers Market (Old Town Farmer's Market), and view the masterpieces at Torpedo Factory Art Center.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip site .

In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Alexandria, Ruther Glen, Scotland, Peeps and Company, Menokin
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral

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