Posts Tagged: Washington DC Tips

Where to Ice Skate in Washington DC

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Ice skating in the city

This post can help you choose the best ice skating rinks in DC. We include hours, ticket prices and suggestions to make your experience great. So grab your mittens and your sweetheart and head on down to any of these skating locations. If you don’t have skates, not to worry, all these places rent out skates. […]

How to Get Tickets to the Holocaust Museum

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Washington Holocaust Museum

This post describes how to get advanced and same-day tickets for individuals and groups to the Holocaust Museum in Washington, DC. It also describes the exhibits and other practical information relevant to your visit.   Advanced Tickets Same Day Tickets Plan Your Visit Hours + Security Food + Other Attractions Current and Permanent Exhibits     ADVANCED […]

Weather in Washington DC in September

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This post takes a look at the September weather in Washington, D.C, with tips on what you should wear as well as ideas for things to do. Summer weather extends into the early part of September in the nation’s capital while somewhat cooler weather will be enjoyed near the end of this month.  September is […]

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. It’s on the top of our list of places to see in DC – the oldest family run restaurant, the homes of celebrities and historical figures past and present.  Top Things to See Plan Your Visit Guided Tours […]

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 – […]

Washington DC Night Tours

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This post lists the various Washington, DC night tours available to you, including walking, bus, bike and Segway tours. We review and compare the different options to help you make the best decision for yourself.  Be sure to also check out our post on other things to do at night in DC, including musical performances, […]

How to Use the Washington DC Metro

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How to Use the Washington DC Metro

This post is a how to use the Metro subway in Washington, D.C., including tips on SmartTrip Cards, tourist passes as well how to navigate the public transport system. And remember, the subway can’t get you around the National Mall.  Let DC by Foot get you around on one of our pay-what-you-like tours. Fares and […]

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 […]

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 […]