8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

8 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jefferson Memorial, National Mall, United States Capitol, and other attractions you added. Step off the beaten path and head to Antietam National Battlefield and Tomb of the Unknowns. Your inner history buff will appreciate Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Capitol Hill. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park & Gettysburg National Cemetery), Fort McHenry National Monument (in Baltimore) and Historic Downtown Frederick (in Frederick). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, make a trip to John F. Kennedy Grave Site, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC itinerary maker site .

March in Washington DC sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 37°F at night. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

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Side Trips

Arlington, Gettysburg, Historic Downtown Frederick, Antietam National Battlefield, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park ©

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