2 days in Washington DC Itinerary

2 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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at White House, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally appreciate the history behind Jefferson Memorial.

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Expect a daytime high around 86°F in June, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

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