Washington, D.C. Top Things to do

the top 10 things to do in Washington, D.C. - voted and ranked by the tripwolf community

Top Things to do

  • 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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