8 days in Washington DC Itinerary

8 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.
Attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Washington DC: The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring (in Sandy Spring), The Walters Art Museum (in Baltimore) and Mount Vernon Trail (in Arlington). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at White House, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, and explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary builder app .

In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

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Arlington, The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring, The Walters Art Museum
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
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National Zoological Park
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Tidal Basin

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