9 days in Washington DC Itinerary

9 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.
Appreciate the collections at National Air and Space Museum and The National Archives Museum. Popular historic sites such as Arlington National Cemetery and Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception are in your itinerary. Step out of Washington DC to go to Mount Vernon and see George Washington's Mount Vernon, which is approximately 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, appreciate the history behind Jefferson Memorial, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and contemplate the long history of Old Stone House.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC visit planner.

May in Washington DC sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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Arlington, George Washington's Mount Vernon
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