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.
National Gallery of Art and The National Archives Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and Washington National Cathedral. Change things up with a short trip to National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle (about 56 minutes away). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery.

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June in Washington DC sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 69°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Sat).

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

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Arlington, National Museum of the Marine Corps
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National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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