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.
Get outdoors at Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge and Fort McHenry National Monument. Museum-lovers will get to explore U.S. Naval Academy and National Gallery of Art. Get out of town with these interesting Washington DC side-trips: Antietam National Battlefield (in Sharpsburg), Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary (in Lothian) and Harpers Ferry National Historical Park (in Harpers Ferry). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary website .

In June, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 69°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Calvert Marine Museum and Drum Point Lighthouse
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U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©

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