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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gettysburg National Military Park and Antietam National Battlefield. Shop till you drop at Eastern Market and The Lion Potter of Gettysburg. Explore Washington DC's surroundings by going to Adkins Arboretum (in Ridgely) and The Preppy Redneck (in St. Michaels). The adventure continues: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Washington DC online attractions planner .

In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Gettysburg, The Preppy Redneck, Scott's Run Nature Preserve, Adkins Arboretum, Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
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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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