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Washington DC— 2 nights
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Tomb of the Unknowns will appeal to history buffs. Kids will appreciate attractions like Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, take an in-depth tour of Ford's Theatre, and see the interesting displays at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.
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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Washington DC. In July in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Washington DC
Tomb of the Unknowns, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park
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