Are you planning a holiday? No matter where you live, planning to visit Washington DC is an excellent decision. This city has so much to offer that it would be hard to visit all worth-a-visit places in one or two days. Following is a list of the places you should visit during your visit to the capital city.
- National Museum of American Indian
It is indeed a good idea to visit the museum dedicated to the indigenous people. After all, they lived for thousands of years on this land and have a rich heritage to show.
- The Capitol Building
This is one of the most important building to visit in Washington DC. It houses federal legislative bodies, the House and Senate, and other buildings of historical importance.
- The White House
Visiting the White House is a great learning experience. However, it is not easy to get a place to visit. If you intend to visit the White House, plan months ahead and ask your senator or representative.
- Washington Monument
Washington Monument was the tallest building of its time and is still world’s tallest stone structure.
- Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
This is one of the best modern museums of modern arts in the US. Most of the artwork was donated by Joseph Hirshhorn.
- National Air and Space Museum
This museum has many legendary historical aircrafts. It has aircrafts, large space travel items, and a large number of smaller items.
- The National Building Museum
It documents the history of architecture in the United States. It has models as well as pictures of the famous buildings.
- The Library of Congress
This is one of the most notable libraries in the world and has over 145 million items.
- The National WWII Museum
A great place to see the war and its destruction when you visit Washington DC.