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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.


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

National Memorial

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.


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.

Chinese Disco's Free Friday Comedy Night in Georgetown,DC
Chinese Disco's Free Friday Comedy Night in Georgetown,DC things to do on a rainy day in Washington, DC
Theatre in Washington D.C., DC USA

Live Standup Comedy Show by local DC-MD-VA area comedians

FAME The Musical
FAME The Musical things to do on a rainy day in District of Columbia
Theatre in Washington, DC, DC USA

Bilingual US Premiere! A diverse group of ambitious, young hopefuls dream of stardom as they deal with life, love, and a tragedy at the prestigious high school for the performing arts. This production pays homage to the overlooked Cuban author who wrote the book for this world famous musical.

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.

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

National Park

Lockheed Martin IMAX
Lockheed Martin IMAX 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

National Capital Parks - East
National Capital Parks - East
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Parks

National Capital Parks-Central
National Capital Parks-Central
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park National Capital Parks - Central (NACC) was established in 1965 to administer the National Park Service units in the memorial core of our nation's capital.

National Mall
National Mall
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park

National World War Ii Memorial
National World War Ii Memorial
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park The National World War II Memorial, located on the National Mall in Washington, DC commemorates the sacrifice and celebrates the victory of the WWII generation.

Old Post Office Tower
Old Post Office Tower
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Park The Old Post Office is one of the last remaining examples of Richardsonian Romanesque Architecture in Washington, D.C. The dominant park feature is the spectacular view from the 270-foot tower observation level, which is one of the best of the nation's capital.

Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site
Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site
National Park in Washington, DC USA

National Historic Site Pennsylvania Avenue is certainly among the world's most famous streets. While the Avenue serves work-a-day Washington as a major east-west transit route, it is known the world over as the heart of the Nation's Capital.

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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.

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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

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