36 days in Washington DC Itinerary

36 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

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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'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Frederick (Dragon Distillery, LLC, Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, & more), Baltimore (National Aquarium, Horseshoe Casino, & more) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, Virginia Memorial, & more). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC tour planning app .

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 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Historic Sites

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Gettysburg, Arlington, Baltimore, Frederick, Luray
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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