Posts Tagged: Washington DC with Kids

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 […]

Washington DC with Kids

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DC is a popular destination for people of all ages. Families are often especially drawn to DC for its range of entertaining yet informative activities — many of which are free! Here’s our list of our favorite things to do and places to visit with kids. Outdoor Activities Arlington National Cemetery with Kids Exploring family-friendly […]

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? […]

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 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 […]

Things to Do in DC at Night

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This post is a look into things to do in Washington, DC at Night. Washington has evolved into a happening place to be after the sun sets. From great restaurants, bars, music, performances to art, culture and shimmering historical memorials on the night horizon, Washington DC has something for all its visitors at night.  And […]

Best Washington DC Bike Rentals and Tours

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While some people enjoy walking tours, others might find it difficult to walk around our nation’s capital.  Although any of the monuments and memorials in Washington DC can only be accessed via foot, most bike tours will get you close enough to hop off and walk to each landmark on your journey. This post compares and […]

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 […]

International Spy Museum Tickets and Guide

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This post is a guide to tickets and exhibits at the International Spy Museum in Washington, DC., one of the most popular private museums in the city. In fact, it is so popular it is moving to a new large location in the next few years!  We show you what type of tickets (and discounts) […]