Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Washington D. C. is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Washington D. C. a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Washington D. C..
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Best of Art and Cultural Places to Visit
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6th Street and Constitution Avenue NW, Constitution Ave NW, Washington D.C. 20565, United States
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
If you are an art lover or a culture seeker, then National Gallery of Art would already be on your list of things to do in Washington D.C. From classic to contemporary art, there are arrays of excellent works to see inside the National gallery of art. Go around the National Gallery of Art to have a sight of some of the iconic works of art that incl...
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First St SE, Washington, DC 20004, United States
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
Out of all the things to do in Washington D.C., spend time to visit the phenomenal and the prestigious United States Capitol. Go on scaling the perimeter of the building and the surroundings gazing at the majestic building in the center and the amazing scenery in place which comes alive especially during the nights. As you get inside the gem of the...
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2 Lincoln Memorial Cir NW, Washington, DC 20037, United States
A top spot to visit in Washington D.C., Lincoln Memorial is a memorable landmark that needs to be visited at least once in your lifetime. As you get inside the Lincoln Memorial you will literally have goosebumps and to for a complete experience talk to the rangers to share their reflection. There is also a gift shop in the Lincoln Memorial which is...
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1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20500, United States
07:30 am - 11:30 am
Visiting White House is inevitably one of the top things to do in Washington. There is a constant curiosity as of how the place will look like in real rather than in the movies. To clear your doubts on that, go on a quick stroll around the prestigious White House which is opulent and beautiful in all its senses. While visiting take your cameras and...
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3101 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Visiting the Washington National Cathedral would be definitely a part of the list of things to do in Washington this weekend. Completely gorgeous, the gothic style building has to be explored to the fullest without skipping even a tiny spot in the place. As you through the pristine environment of the architecturally wonderful Washington National Ca...
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900 Ohio Drive Southwest, Washington D.C. 20024, United States
For an interesting step into the history, heading onto the Korean War Veterans Memorial is a must. Go around the triangular field looking at the stainless steel statues and the reflective wall, relax at the circular pool by sitting on the benches covered with trees, and contemplate about the sacrifices of the soldiers. The main highlights of the Ko...
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Georgetown, Washington, DC 20057, United States
Georgetown is an area in old Washington DC. Perhaps the oldest neighbourhood in the city, this lovely area has become a wonderful place for tourists to visit. It is the commercial hub of the city making it a very important place for businesses and office-goers.
Moreover, it is also an important shopping destination. The place is known as the city&r...
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101 Independence Ave SE, Washington, District of Columbia 20540, United States
08:30 am - 05:00 pm
The Library of Congress is a building that hosts an amazing collection of at least 22,765,967 books as well as many other documents and important artefacts.
The interiors of the building are simply breathtakingly pretty. The lovely wooden desks make the old-worldly charm of the building even more vibrant than usual. They also often have exhibitions...
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1000 Jefferson Drive S.W., Washington DC, DC
08:30 am - 05:30 pm
If there's a place that can be enjoyed by both the adults and the children's alike and a top thing to do in Washington, it is definitely SmithSonion Institution. Start with exploring the collections of the artifacts and the incredible works of art in the museum, then head on to the National Zoological Park. Explore the mammal's section; enjoy the A...
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1400 Pentagon Pedestrian Tunnel, Washington D.C. 20301, United States
09:00 am - 03:00 pm
The Pentagon is certainly one of the most well-known buildings in the United States. The name comes from the fact that this low-built structure has been arranged in a pentagon shape in the capital.
The 60 minute guided tours though the pentagon will take you down the hallways where America’s bravest and most intelligent people work towards sa...
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8th St NW & F St NW, Washington, DC 20001, United States
11:30 am - 07:00 pm
National portrait gallery is a picturesque gallery in the destination that is known for its scintillating art and ambience. If you are someone who loves art then visiting the destination is a must. Give the destination a friendly visit and get to see some of the best art in the city that will leave you mesmerised. The place also houses lots of rota...
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1001 F St NW, Washington, DC 20004, United States
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Madame Tussauds Washington D.C is a wax museum located in the destination. The museum opened its door to the public in October 2007and became the 12thMadame Tussauds venue worldwide. The main features of the museum are the life like figures of important people of the world that includes famous figures from politics, culture, sports, music and telev...
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1 First St NE, Washington D.C. 20543, United States
10:00 am - 03:00 pm
The U.S. Supreme Court is an intriguing place to visit. In 1935, the present U.S. Supreme Court Building was developed in a Corinthian compositional style to match the close-by congressional structures.
There are several statues and other things to see here. The architecture of the building however is only half of its attraction. You can actually w...
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1600 21st St NW, Washington, DC 20009, United States
10:00 am - 08:30 pm
The Phillips Collection is a charming art museum which was founded by Duncan Phillips and Marjorie Acker Phillips. The museum came into existence in the year 1921 and has received a lot of prise for its architecture and museum pieces. The museum houses works of some of the greatest artists that lived including Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Gustave Courbet...
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National Mall, 4th St. and Independence Ave. SW, Washington D.C. 20560, United States
10:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian in the National Mall area in Washington D.C. showcases the history of Native American protests from old Pre-Columbian human advancements through the 21st century. There are many interesting exhibits and eye-opening material that will certainly be awe-inspiring.
The galley is home to a wide va...