Welcome to Washington, DC
When was the last time you made a memory in DC?
Imagine this: A captivating morning paddle on the Potomac River. An afternoon spent roaming the halls of a Smithsonian museum. An evening enjoying one of DC’s iconic sports teams. A monumental meal at a Michelin-starred restaurant.
No matter how you spend your time in the nation’s capital, you're sure to leave with lifelong memories.
Find Out What's Popular Right Now
Let’s Take This to Your Inbox & Mailbox
Here's what's going on in Washington, DC
Discover the best things to do in Washington, DC, from events happening right now to annual festivals and so much more.
Hotels That Fit Your Style
The Most Charming Boutique Hotels
Find the best boutique hotels in Washington, DC
14 Kid-Friendly Hotels in Washington, DC
Book an unforgettable family vacation at one of these hotels in the nation’s capital.
9 Historic Hotels in Washington, DC
These famous places to stay can serve as the perfect backdrop to your DC visit.
Iconic Washington, DC
Plan the trip of a lifetime
Ways to Make the Most of Winter in Washington, DC
The nation’s capital is full of winter whimsy with holiday celebrations, date night delights and plenty of free events and things to do.
100+ Free Things to Do
Take advantage of Washington, DC’s numerous free events, museums, tours, attractions & more
50+ Things to Do This December in Washington, DC
Experience the National Christmas Tree, the Downtown Holiday Market, ZooLights, Georgetown GLOW and other holiday-themed displays, performances and events.
Adams Morgan is much more than a neighborhood with a crowded nightlife scene. You’ll find historic row houses around 18th Street, including the Adam's Inn B&B, as well as a variety of independently owned stores.Start Exploring
DC in the News
Share Your #MyDCcool Story
During your time in DC, you’re sure to have unforgettable experiences. Pictures are worth a thousand words, so make sure to share your favorite moments in the District with #MyDCcool, from moon-lit monument tours to decadent meals to museum marvels.