Skip to main content
Home
Couple walking by reflecting pool in front of Lincoln Memorial

History-Inspired Things to Do in DC

Start Planning Your Summer Experience

20+ Memorable Things to Do this Summer in Washington, DC

Sponsored by Hilton

Summer Deals & Discounts

Deals & Discounts This Summer in Washington, DC

Guide to Summer

Find the best things to do, from on-the-water fun to weekend travel ...

Great Spots to Watch the Fourth of July Fireworks in Washington, DC

Nothing beats seeing the Independence Day fireworks against DC's sky...

Things to Do This Weekend in Washington, DC

From scoring the cheapest bottomless mimosas to dining with the sass...


50+ Things to Do This November in Washington, DC

VIEW DETAILS

Travel Updates & Information


What's Open & Reopening in Washington, DC

VIEW DETAILS

Travel Status Update

VIEW DETAILS

More About History in DC

The Capital of Free Museums

Book your next vacation to the nation’s capital and visit these only...

Keep on Groovin’: An Intro to Go-Go Music in Washington, DC

The official music of the city has a fascinating history, but its st...

Women in Washington Group Itinerary

Commemorate the fight for gender equality and honor the power of wom...

In the Steps of the President

Discover fascinating history about America’s commanders-in-chief and...

Your Guide to Visiting the National Native American Veterans Memorial

The inspiring new memorial dedicated to indigenous veterans is a bea...

Learning on Location: Earth Day

Join Destination DC and a local guide on an educational Earth Day ad...

Things to Do This Weekend in Washington, DC

Our end-of-the-week picks for Nov. 25-28

6 Historic Demonstrations That Took Place in Washington, DC

The nation’s capital has hosted some of the most influential protest...

5 Resources for Washington, DC Students

Learn more about the nation’s capital, find resources for starting a...

Learning on Location: Vote

Partner Content