Washington dc trip
United States Capitol Visitors Center is one of Washington dc trip.

1. United States Capitol Visitors Center

US Capitol Building (East Capitol Street, NE & First Street, NE), Washington, D.C.
History Museum · Northeast Washington · 55 tips and reviews

C-SPANC-SPAN: Approved to be built in 2001. Cost was $621 million. Opened in December 2008. 580,000 sq. ft. (larger than the Capitol itself).

National Museum of Natural History is one of Washington dc trip.

2. National Museum of Natural History

1000 Constitution Ave NW (at 10th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Science Museum · Northwest Washington · 354 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Smithsonian Institution was founded for the "increase and diffusion" of knowledge from a bequest to the United States by the British scientist James Smithson, who had never visited the US himself.

The White House is one of Washington dc trip.

3. The White House

1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW (btwn 15th St NW & 17th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Government Building · Northwest Washington · 459 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Completed in 1800, The White House is the oldest public building in Washington, DC and has been the home of every president except George Washington.

Founding Farmers is one of Washington dc trip.

4. Founding Farmers

1924 Pennsylvania Ave NW (20th St NW), Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · Foggy Bottom · 666 tips and reviews

TBDTBD: Brunch and the City likes Founding Farmers, "The English muffins, by the way, are homemade and fantastic." Read more.

National Museum of American History is one of Washington dc trip.

5. National Museum of American History

1400 Constitution Ave NW (at 14th St NW), Washington, D.C.
History Museum · Northwest Washington · 323 tips and reviews

TLCTLC: Recently renovated and FREE (like all Smithsonian museums), our favorite stops are the World War II exhibit and Julia Child's kitchen and...

Georgetown Cupcake is one of Washington dc trip.

6. Georgetown Cupcake

3301 M St NW (at 33rd St.), Washington, D.C.
Cupcake Shop · Georgetown · 366 tips and reviews

TLCTLC: Follow them on Twitter @GTownCupcake to get the secret FREE flavor each day!

National Air and Space Museum is one of Washington dc trip.

7. National Air and Space Museum

600 Independence Ave SW (at 6th St SW), Washington, D.C.
Museum · Southwest Washington · 535 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Originally called the National Air Museum when it was formed on August 12, 1946 by an act of Congress, some pieces in the National Air and Space Museum collection date back to 1876.

International Spy Museum is one of Washington dc trip.

8. International Spy Museum

800 F St NW (9th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Museum · Penn Quarter · 190 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The museum opened on July 19, 2002 and is the only public museum in the United States solely dedicated to espionage that has shaped history and continues to have a significant impact on world events.

Smithsonian National Zoological Park is one of Washington dc trip.

9. Smithsonian National Zoological Park

3001 Connecticut Ave NW (at Hawthorne St NW), Washington, D.C.
Zoo · National Zoological Park · 278 tips and reviews

National Wildlife FederationNational Wildlife Federation: Be on the lookout for Black Squirrels. The animals were introduced by the Smithsonian National Zoological Park and can be a common sight in the city.

National Archives and Records Administration is one of Washington dc trip.

10. National Archives and Records Administration

700 Pennsylvania Ave NW (at 7th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Museum · Federal Triangle · 130 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Congress established the National Archives Establishment in 1934 to centralize federal record keeping & holds Declaration of Independence, Constitution, Bill of Rights & a copy of the 1297 Magna Carta

Madame Tussauds is one of Washington dc trip.

11. Madame Tussauds

1001 F St NW (at 10th St NW), Washington, D.C.
Museum · Downtown-Penn Quarter-Chinatown · 45 tips and reviews