7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

7 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Get a sense of the local culture at Washington National Cathedral and Arlington National Cemetery. Venture out of the city with trips to George Washington's Mount Vernon (in Mount Vernon) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Association of Licensed Battlefield Guides). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, explore and take pictures at National Mall, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and take an in-depth tour of National Portrait Gallery.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip site .

In April, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) 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
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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