Walk in the footsteps of the Founding Fathers at historic sites like the Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, and Jefferson Memorial. From Landmarks to Museums.
Not everything in Washinton DC is indoors. You can also get out and enjoy the parks of the Nation’s Capitol.
Family Friendly Attractions
Government is available with everyone. With most museums free, including a zoo, it’s a great way to introduce kids to how our country was shaped.
Things to do in Washington DC
Washington DC can be overwhelming. With so much to do in a small area. Make sure you get the most out of your adventure with these great things to do.
Visit the White House
Ever wanted to go inside the most famous residents? Find out just what to expect, plus how to get tickets!
DC Monuments Tour
Take a DIY tour of the monuments around DC. Rent bikes on the mall and get all the details on when to leave, where to go, and how to save a few dollars.
Getting Around DC on a Budget
Don’t want to walk all of DC? There are some great public transportation options available. From buses, to scooters.
“Washington, D.C. is a city where history comes alive, and every corner tells a story.”
Library of Congress
With one of the largest collections of books in the world, this library sprawls all over DC. But there are more than just books inside. Find out why you should check it out on your next trip.
See how money is printed
Curious to see how your money is printed? Wonder what millions of dollars looks like stacked up? The Burrough of Engraving and Printing has free tours.
Visiting the Smithsonians
From classic americana to zoo animals. The Smithsonians are our nation’s most famous museums. Best part is they are all free. Find out what you can skip and what you can’t miss.