Washington, D.C. Attractions

Washington, DC, USA, has some great cultural attractions to offer, and there are quite a number of things to do in Washington, DC. tripwolf helps you find the best things to see in Washington, DC. Below we listed the best sights and museums in Washington, DC according to tripwolf's travel community. tripwolves zab1984, Syntaks and sebastian have favorite sights in Washington, DC.

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  • Lincoln Memorial

    28 votes


    The Lincoln Memorial is a 19-foot tall marble statue of a seated Abraham Lincoln, the 16th Presid...

  • National Mall

    22 votes


    The National Mall refers to the nearly 2-mile expanse of public park between the Capitol building...

  • The White House

    21 votes


    Home to the president of the United States when in office. Finished in the year 1800, it has been ...

  • Washington Monument

    18 votes


    The tallest structure in D.C., the Washington Monument stands 555 ft. tall, a sandstone obelisk r...

  • Arlington National Cemetery

    15 votes


    Arlington National Cemetery has been the burial place for veterans and military casualties ever s...

  • Smithsonian Institution

    14 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    National Air and Space Museum: Old planes and modern space stations in Washington, DC. The Smithso...

  • United States Supreme Court building

    11 votes


    The Supreme Court Building is as momentous as the decisions being made inside - a gargantuan, mar...

  • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

    10 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    Billed as "a living memorial to the Holocaust," the Holocaust Museum opened to the public in 1993...

  • United States Capitol

    10 votes


    The center of the legislative branch of America is home to the House of Representatives and the S...

  • Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

    10 votes

    Museum / Gallery

    The most-visited museum in the U.S., with over 8 million visitors per year, this impressive repos...



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