6 days in Washington DC Itinerary

6 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Tidal Basin. Your inner history buff will appreciate Gettysburg National Military Park and Arlington National Cemetery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center (in Gettysburg) and Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary (in Lothian). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum, admire the natural beauty at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens, and get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder.

May in Washington DC sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Wat Thai of Washington, D.C., Hidden Oaks Nature Center, Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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