6 days in Washington DC Itinerary

6 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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Eastern Market and Gallery On Madison. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Air and Space Museum and Washington National Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: The Christmas Haus (in New Oxford), Dutch Village Farmers Market (in Upper Marlboro) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, take an in-depth tour of Newseum, view the masterpieces at Loring Cornish Gallery, and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

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Expect a daytime high around 68°F in April, and nighttime lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Baltimore, Westfield Montgomery, Gallery On Madison, Dutch Village Farmers Market
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

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