Washington D.C. Visitor's Guide
Plan your trip to the nation's capital with our listings and insider advice.
Visitor's Guide
We think Washington is a great city to visit any time, but if you time your trip right, you can participate in one of these "only in Washington" events.
 
U.S. Capitol Dome
Visitor's Guide
While you can just wander in to any Smithsonian museum without tickets or reservations, other attractions require a decent amount of advance planning.
 
Metrorail
Visitor's Guide
The best way to explore Washington is without your car. Our introduction to the city's Metro rail andbus system, taxis and guided tours will have you moving in no time.
 
Visitor's Guide
With the exception of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington's museums and galleries are not a predictable 9-to-5 bunch. Some close early in the week, when there's less foot traffic, while others extend their hours in hopes of attracting office workers who can't stop by during the day....
 

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