12 days in Washington DC Itinerary

12 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.
Escape the urban bustle at Antietam National Battlefield and Betterton Beach. Do your shopping at Fell's Point and R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Shenandoah National Park (Skyline Drive & Elkwallow Picnic Area), Elizabeth Furnace Recreation Area (in Fort Valley) and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (in Harpers Ferry). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, and steep yourself in history at Jennie Wade House.

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Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Shenandoah National Park, Fell's Point, R.H. Ballard Shop & Gallery, Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
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Skyline Drive ©
Skyline Drive
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

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