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Lincoln Memorial
Lincoln Memorial Top Attraction!
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Memorial


President's Park (white House)
President's Park (white House) Top Attraction!
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park President's Park (White House), visitor center is closed for renovation, see website for temporary visitor center site.

Thomas Jefferson Memorial
Thomas Jefferson Memorial Top Attraction!
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park Thomas Jefferson-political philosopher, architect, musician, book collector, scientist, horticulturist, diplomat, inventor, and third President of the United States-looms large in any discussion of what Americans are as a people.

Madame Tussauds Washington D.C.
Madame Tussauds Washington D.C. Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Museum in Washington D.C., DC USA

Interactive wax attraction Our interactive wax attraction is a place where guests can experience the glory of the U.S. presidency first-hand in an unparalleled interactive exhibit, featuring life-sized wax figures of all 44 Presidents, from George Washington to Barack Obama.

African American Civil War Memorial and Museum
African American Civil War Memorial and Museum things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Military Museum in Washington D.C., DC USA

United States Colored Troops, African American The African American Civil War Memorial is located at 10th and U Street in NW Washington DC. The memorial list the names of 209,145 soldier of the United States Colored Troops who served during the Civil War.


Anacostia Park
Anacostia Park
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park With over 1200 acres, Anacostia Park is one of Washington, D.C.'s largest and most important recreation areas. Included in Anacostia Park is Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens and Kenilworth Marsh.

Baltimore-Washington Parkway
Baltimore-Washington Parkway
National Park in Washingron, DC USA

National Park

Battleground National Cemetery
Battleground National Cemetery
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Cemetery Battleground National Cemetery, located at 6625 Georgia Avenue, NW, was established shortly after the Battle of Fort Stevens in the summer of 1864. The battle, which lasted two days (July 11 through July 12, 1864) marked the defeat of General Jubal A.

Bureau of Engraving and Printing
Bureau of Engraving and Printing things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Factory Tour in Washington D.C., DC USA

Bureau of Engraving and Printing Public Tour Information Bureau of Engraving and Printing General Tour Information Tours are conducted on weekdays only. The BEP is closed on weekends, federal holidays, and the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.


Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal National Historical Park
National Park in Potomac River, DC USA

National Historical Park Due to high waters, temporary closings include the Hancock boat ramp and McMahons Mill to Lock 41 area in Washington County and the Lander area and Monocacy boat ramp in Frederick County.

City Segway Tours
City Segway Tours
Segway PT Tour in Washington, DC USA

CITY SEGWAY TOURS is happy to welcome you to Washington DC and to everything the nation's capital has to offer.

City Segway Tours - Washington DC
City Segway Tours - Washington DC
Segway PT Tour in Washington D.C., DC USA

CITY SEGWAY TOURS is happy to welcome you to Washington DC ! CITY SEGWAY TOURS is happy to welcome you to Washington DC and to everything the nation’s capital has to offer.

CitySights DC
CitySights DC
Tour in Washington D.C., DC USA

CitySights DC operates hop-on, hop-off bus tours in Washington DC. Our fleet of new double-decker top seating buses will provide you with the best view of Washington DC.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park Located along the famous Cherry Tree Walk on the Western edge of the Tidal Basin near the National Mall, this is a memorial not only to FDR, but also to the era he represents.

Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
Frederick Douglass National Historic Site
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Historic Site From 1877 to 1895, this was the home of Frederick Douglass, the Nation's leading 19th-century African American spokesman.

George Mason Memorial
George Mason Memorial
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Memorial The George Mason Memorial, located in East Potomac Park near the Thomas Jefferson Memorial, commemorates the neglected contributions of an important Founding Father.

Johnson IMAX - National Museum of Natural History
Johnson IMAX - National Museum of Natural History things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Imax Theatre in Washington, DC USA


Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens
Kenilworth Park & Aquatic Gardens
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park

Lockheed Martin IMAX - National Air & Space Museum
Lockheed Martin IMAX - National Air & Space Museum things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Imax Theatre in Washington, DC USA


Mary Mcleod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
Mary Mcleod Bethune Council House National Historic Site
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park

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Best Places to Stay in District of Columbia


BridgeStreet at Woodward Building
Guest Score:
From $161 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Park Hyatt Washington
Guest Score:
From $269 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms, Restaurant, Free Breakfast.
Residence Inn By Marriott Washington DC/Capitol
Guest Score:
From $109 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Residence Inn By Marriott Washington DC/Dupont Circle
Guest Score:
From $139 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
The Graham Georgetown
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From $179 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.

Best Time to Visit District of Columbia


The best time to visit District of Columbia is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the low 70's and highs in the mid 80's. Nights are cool with lows in the low 60's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 50's and highs in the low 60's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the low 40's.

Spring Summer Fall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in District of Columbia


Month Low Avg High
January 24.0 33.5 43.0
February 26.0 36.2 46.4
March 33.4 44.4 55.3
April 42.2 54.1 66.0
May 52.4 64.1 75.8
June 61.8 73.1 84.4
July 66.9 77.9 88.9
August 64.8 76.1 87.4
September 56.9 68.7 80.4
October 44.1 56.6 69.0
November 35.7 46.9 58.0
December 28.2 38.0 47.7

Destinations in and around District of Columbia to Visit



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