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.
You've now added Big Bus Tours to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Arlington House - The Robert E. Lee Memorial and National Postal Museum. You'll explore and learn at Smithsonian Institution Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and The National Archives Museum. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Air Force Memorial, explore the world behind art at Smithsonian American Art Museum, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of African American History and Culture, and steep yourself in history at Old Town.

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If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Arlington, Old Town

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