4 days in Washington DC Itinerary

4 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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Step off the beaten path and head to Skyline Drive and National Portrait Gallery. It doesn't end there: get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC road trip planning site .

Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 54°F. You'll set off for home on the 10th (Thu).

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Scenic Drive Outdoors

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Skyline Drive
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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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