Posts Tagged: Things to do in 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 […]

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? […]

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 […]

Fourth of July Fireworks and Concert

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There is no better place to celebrate our Independence Day than the capital of our great nation! And everyone knows – so while we’ll share how to see the fireworks and concert from the National Mall, we’ll also recommend some less popular places – unless you all go there! Best Place to Watch 4th of […]

Sunset Parade at Marine Corps Memorial

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Every summer the Marine Corps hosts a weekly Sunset Parade at the Marine Corps War Memorial (also known as the Iwo Jima Memorial). The tradition began in 1956, two years after the dedication of the memorial, and has continued ever since. The parade includes musical performances by “The Commandant’s Own,” the Marine Drum and Bugle […]

How to Get Tickets for White House Public Tour

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Washington DC White House

This post is an article on how to get White House tour tickets, with advice on where to apply for tickets, tips on planning your visit, such as getting through security, as well as a virtual tour to show you what you will see.  A tour of the White House is just one of the […]

Things To Do in Washington DC in April 2018

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Spring is one of the most popular times to visit Washington, DC thanks to the Cherry Blossom Festival, but there are many more things to do in April in Washington, DC, especially as the Cherry Blossoms might bloom in March this year!  The city is at its prettiest in the Spring so its a great […]

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 […]

White House Easter Egg Roll 2018

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This post explains what the White House Easter Egg Roll is and how to get tickets (lottery).  Spring in Washington DC is one of the best times of the year to visit the nations capital.  With the cherry blossoms in bloom, warm weather finally here, it is the a great time of year to get […]

Top 12 Washington, DC Bus Tours

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This post compares the various different bus tour options available in DC, from hop-on-hop-off to more premium shuttle bus services.  Bus tours are a great way to see the most sites in the least amount of time. Though the sites on the National Mall are close, there is much more to see off the Mall.  […]