7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

7 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.
You'll explore and learn at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Get some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Arlington National Cemetery. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, take an in-depth tour of Newseum, explore and take pictures at National Mall, and explore the world behind art at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC driving holiday planning tool .

March in Washington DC sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 37°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Arlington, Gettysburg, George Washington's Mount Vernon, Jones Point Lighthouse
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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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