5 days in Washington DC Itinerary

5 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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes National Museum of Crime & Punishment, Library of Congress, Pi Pizzeria & The Bottoms Up Bar, and other attractions. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum and explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC road trip website .

October in Washington DC sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 54°F at night. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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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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