3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

3 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as well as Washington Monument. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at White House and then deepen your understanding at Georgetown University. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, then appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial.

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In June, daytime highs in Washington DC are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

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Arlington National Cemetery
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National Air and Space Museum
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Washington Monument

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