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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Gettysburg National Military Park and Washington National Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. 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). And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get engrossed in the history at Newseum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC day trip site .

June in Washington DC sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 69°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough 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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