You’d expect America’s capital city to have some of the country’s grandest architecture, but there’s a mind-boggling array of museums and attractions here too. To find your favorites, take a look at our lists of what to do in DC.
Got 3 days to explore the USA’s capital city? Plan your Washington DC itinerary well and you can pack a lot into just 72 hours. Washington DC is famous for its marble monuments, world-class museums and, of course, being the home of the president.
Picked the President’s hometown to holiday in this summer? Good choice. There are so many summer activities and events in Washington DC from iconic sights and exhibitions to film screenings and free outdoor concerts.
Planning a trip to the President’s hometown in winter? There’s no better time to go. See the National Christmas Tree, watch a festive boat parade down the Potomac River, and enjoy some crowd-free sightseeing.
Spending summer with the kids in Washington DC? There’s so much to see and do in the USA’s capital city, from visiting the President’s home to watching pandas frolicking at the zoo.