4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 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.
Attractions like National Air and Space Museum and National Zoological Park make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Washington DC with a short trip to Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore, about 1h 05 min away. There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Oriole Park at Camden Yards
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

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