Washington, D.C.

  • Home to dozens of unrivaled American museums, memorials, monuments, and political artifacts.
  • Stroll the 2-mile long National Mall by foot to see many of the city’s landmarks on one trip.
  • Peruse the high-end boutiques in the historic Georgetown neighborhood, the trendiest area of the capitol.
  • Visit Dupont Circle for a wide assortment of options for upscale dining, nightlife, dancing, and shopping.
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A Monumental Experience

From the venerable marble of famous monuments to museums filled with treasures, Washington, D.C., takes the concept of maximalist experience and imbues it with a sense of quiet awe. Visitors flock here for a taste of American history, art history, the history of the world itself. They also feast at some of the best restaurants on the planet and revel at clubs of every description. While much of the city rushes about with meetings and agendas, we'll ensure you're instead a spectator to its more charming moments: the pink and white of cherry blossoms in spring, a refreshing cruise on the Potomac, the subtle majesty of the monuments lit at night and reservations when and where you need them.

Quick Facts

  • Founded
    1791
  • Suggested Airports
    Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD)
  • United States
    Capital
  • Shoulder Season
    Summer and Fall
  • Distinct Seasons
    Warm summers and falls, cool winters

Fresh Things To Do

Featured Activity


  • National Gallery of Art

    Through its own vast collection displayed in multiple buildings and various exhibits on loan from other galleries, the National Gallery of art is a must-see during your trip to Washington DC. Located on the National Mall, the Gallery is open Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., closed only on January 1 and December 25.

    Guided tours. Take advantage of complimentary tours, held daily and led by docents. Let these research experts walk you through the history of Italian Renaissance, French, American and modern art. A guided tour is the best way to maximize a visit to the gallery.

    Sunday Evening Concerts. On Sunday evenings from October to May, concerts are held at 6:30 p.m. in the West Building Garden Court. Complimentary films and lectures are also presented on a regular basis.

    Pavilion Café. Enjoy a steaming hot chocolate or gourmet pizza on-site at the Pavilion Café, where you can people watch, fuel up for more walking and enjoy a panoramic view of the Sculpture Garden.

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Washington, D.C. Travel Tips

Weather


  • Forecasting Your Washing D.C. Vacation

    Late spring to early fall are the ideal times, from a temperature perspective, to stroll the nation's capital. But we also love the cooler climes of winter, when a good coat and much smaller crowds make sightseeing a very relaxed experience.

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