DC WishBook
CHECK IN DATE:
NUMBER OF NIGHTS:
For Phone Reservations Call 800-422-8644

Pictured: The Washington Ballet's "The Nutcracker"

1 of 6
 
  • PRINT

Family-Friendly

From freeze-dried astronaut ice cream at Air & Space Museum to junior espionage at the International Spy Museum, Washington, DC isn’t just for grown-ups. Families will find an endless array of fun (and subtly educational) attractions throughout the city.

IN THE SPOTLIGHT
The National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden transforms into an ice skating rink full of holiday cheer from mid-November through mid-February every year (weather permitting).
See what's free (and almost free) for families in DC.
A detail of the Brumidi frescos that decorate the interior of the U.S. Capitol Building dome.
Read our ins and outs -- and must-dos -- for first-time visitors to DC.
A bike tour is one of the best ways to get the lay of the land and see DC's most iconic buildings, like the U.S. Capitol.
By foot or by water, on two wheels or four (or more!), families can tour all of DC's iconic attractions.
Find Places
SEARCH SITE
Or browse neighborhood listings by the numbers

DC Travel Inspiration