12 days in Washington DC Itinerary

12 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Frederick (C. Burr Artz Public Library & Dragon Distillery, LLC), Gettysburg (Little Round Top, Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, & more) and Horseshoe Casino (in Baltimore). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at White House, get lost in a book at Library of Congress, and pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip website .

Expect a daytime high around 87°F in August, and nighttime lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Arlington, Frederick, Old Rag Mountain Hike, Horseshoe Casino
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
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National Gallery of Art

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