Washington, DCShining bright as a beacon of democracy around the world, the nation's capital offers an unbeatable collection of soaring monuments amid a vibrant modern-day metropolis. Free museums like the Smithsonian and world-famous attractions for art, science, and history make it the perfect day-trip destination with the kids. Stroll along the National Mall, visit the White House, or walk the charming streets of Georgetown for upscale shopping and gourmet dining.
Hours -open year round
Prices -many attractions are free
- View exciting American history
- Visit museums and cultural institutions
- Shopping, dining, and entertainment
- Walk the National Mall
- See iconic monuments up close