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.
Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore), Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park, Little Round Top, & more) and C. Burr Artz Public Library (in Frederick). There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip builder tool .

Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

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Gettysburg, Arlington, C. Burr Artz Public Library, Horseshoe Casino
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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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