Posts Tagged: Must See Washington DC

Visit the Pentagon on a Guided Tour

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Visit the Pentagon on a Guided Tour

This post is a how to visit and take a guided Pentagon tour, with tips on arriving and other nearby attractions. How to Get Tickets Plan Your Visit Tour Highlights Pentagon Memorial Other Things to Do in DC Free Tours by Foot  As the headquarters of the Department of Defense for the United States, you […]

Twilight Tattoo at Fort Myer 2018

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Twilight Tattoo Fort Myer DC

A unique DC experience is to watch the Twilight Tattoo at Fort Myer, where you can watch a military pageant featuring members of the Old Guard and “Pershing’s Own” band. This free and family-friendly event is often missed but it is easy to get to and worth the trip over the Potomac River to Virginia. […]

Changing of the Guard in Arlington National Cemetery

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This post describes how to plan your visit to witness the Changing of the Guard at the Tomb of the Unknown in Arlington National Cemetery, with tips on where to get the best view as well as a full description. Or let us show you on our guided walking tour. Where does it take place? […]

Library of Congress Tours of the Jefferson Building

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Library of Congress Tours

This post is about how to take one of the Library of Congress tours of the Jefferson Building in Washington, D.C.  It also highlights the exhibits and architecture that is on display there.  Be sure to join us on one of our Capitol Hill & Library of Congress Tours. Plan Your Visit Guided Tours Highlights – […]

The Supreme Court Tours and Lectures

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Supreme Court DC Tours

This post covers how to attend a U.S. Supreme Court tour as well as courtroom lectures and oral arguments with tips on how to plan your visit and what you might see.   Where is the Supreme Court Supreme Court Tours + Exhibits Attend a Courtroom Lecture Attend a Supreme Court Case Visit the US Capitol […]

Best Washington DC Tourist Attraction Passes

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This post compares the different tourist attraction passes and combos that are available in Washington, DC, There is so much to see in the city – and luckily many sites have free admission! However, some of the best museums, such as the Newseum and the Spy Museum do have entrance fees.   Which one (if any) is […]

White House Garden Tour

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White House Garden Tour Tickets

This post explains how to obtained timed tickets to the White Garden Tours, which take place 2 times every year. While you can request to tour the White House any time of year, only twice a year are the White House Gardens open to the public. You can stroll through the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the […]

Plan Your Visit to the National Archives

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National Archives Tickets and Tours

This post is about visiting the National Archives in Washington, DC, how to plan your visit, what there is to see.  Though most visitors come to see the Declaration of Independence, Constitution, Bill of Rights, there really is plenty more to experience, such as a copy of the Magna Carta.   Plan Your Visit Charters of […]

A Free Observation Deck in Washington, DC

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Old Post Office DC Trump Hotel

This post is a guide to touring the Old Post Office Pavilion at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.   The Old Post Office has long been a standout in the DC skyline and you can see its clock tower rising 315′ (96 m), well above most of the surrounding buildings. Though DC residents might call […]

Things to Do in Georgetown, D.C.

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Things to Do in Georgetown DC

This post is a summary of things to do in Georgetown, DC, including sightseeing, restaurants and shopping.  To most, Georgetown is just a name of the local university, but this neighborhood of Washington, DC is full of history, fun and food – and cupcakes. It’s on the top of our list of places to see […]