Washington, DC

Washington, DC is an international crossroads packed with historic monuments, captivating museums, eclectic restaurants and diverse neighborhoods.

Diverse and beautiful Washington, DC
U.S. Capitol dome
Cherry blossoms near the Jefferson Memorial
National Air and Space Museum
International Spy Museum
Lincoln Memorial
Lincoln Memorial Bridge
Duke Ellington mural
Shopping on U Street
Brasserie Beck
Washington, DC skyline at night
White House
White House in winter

Washington, DC is home to iconic monuments, fascinating museums and so much more. From the dramatic Greek architecture of the rock-solid buildings to the mix of international cultures, you never forget you're in the powerhouse of the USA. But there's lighter fun to be had – lively neighborhoods, sprawling parks, award-winning dining and fabulous shopping await.

Taste of DC

Food, wine, beer and music festival featuring tastings and dishes from more than 80 of DC’s best restaurants, eateries and food trucks, a Farm-to-Fork zone, and the chance to get up close and personal with local chefs and winemakers.


FotoWeek DC

Annual celebration of photography featuring a photo contest and juried exhibition, gallery openings, lectures, workshops, book signings and more.


Rock n' Roll Marathon

Lace up your running shoes as an estimated 15,000 athletes head to DC for this scenic marathon. Beginning at RFK Stadium, a 26.2-mile journey takes runners along the National Mall and past DC’s historic monuments.


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