3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

3 days in Washington DC Itinerary

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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.
Step out of Washington DC with an excursion to Horseshoe Casino Baltimore in Baltimore--about 1h 05 min away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

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If you are flying in from Mexico, the closest major airports are Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Washington Dulles International Airport and Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. In February, daytime highs in Washington DC are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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