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 United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Popular historic sites such as Gettysburg National Military Park and Fell's Point are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Echo Consignments and Antiques (in Frederick), Baltimore (Horseshoe Casino & Sagamore Spirit Distillery) and Diehl's Produce Market (in Severna Park). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, browse the eclectic array of goods at Eastern Market, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

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If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

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Baltimore, Arlington, RIO Washingtonian Center, Diehl's Produce Market, Echo Consignments and Antiques
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National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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