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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Air and Space Museum and Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. You'll explore and learn at The Walters Art Museum and National Gallery of Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Betterton Beach (in Betterton), Rocky Point Beach and Park (in Essex) and Fort McHenry National Monument (in Baltimore). There's much more to do: stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, get to know the fascinating history of Capitol Hill, contemplate the long history of Shriver House Museum, and explore the striking landscape at Devils Den.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip planner .

In August in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Baltimore, Betterton Beach, Rocky Point Beach and Park
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