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.
Attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Frederick (Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience & Dragon Distillery, LLC), Baltimore (Horseshoe Casino & Urban Axes Baltimore) and Diehl's Produce Market (in Severna Park). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, and ponder the world of politics at White House.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Washington DC attractions planner .

In March in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 55°F during the day and 37°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Baltimore, Frederick, Diehl's Produce Market
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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