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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Washington National Cathedral and Gettysburg National Military Park. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Arlington National Cemetery and Tomb of the Unknowns. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides (in Gettysburg). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of Newseum, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online holiday planner .

In May in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to 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
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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