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Washington, DC is home to the country’s finest monuments and memorials, world-class museums that you can enter for free, a wealth of retail, five professional sports franchises, acclaimed theater and a dining scene packed with culinary talent and international cuisine. Distinct neighborhoods are ripe for exploring, and exceptional venue options abound.
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Washington, DC is one of the world’s leading destinations for travel and tourism. The city offers easy access and navigation through three airports, a world-class public transportation system, unique venues, award-winning hotels and hundreds of free things to do.
During your visit, explore the iconic monuments along the beautiful National Mall as well as the city’s vibrant neighborhoods filled with character and charm. There’s no shortage of entertainment, from outstanding shopping to the wonders of free museums to can’t-miss theater to outdoor playgrounds like Rock Creek Park. DC’s renowned dining scene is filled with culinary talent and variety, a fact proven when the city recently received its first Michelin Guide.
From monuments and memorials to vibrant neighborhoods filled with character and charm, DC is a memorable, world-class destination filled with breathtaking views, unique venues, award-winning hotels and hundreds of free things to do. Enjoy the iconic monuments along the beautiful National Mall, acclaimed theater at renowned venues like the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and Arena Stage, outstanding shopping in historic Georgetown and inside the fashion-forward CityCenterDC and great sporting entertainment from five professional franchises.
Explore DC’s nightlife and a flourishing dining scene that has been rewarded with a Michelin Guide. Near the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, attendees and visitors can enjoy acclaimed new restaurants, including Marjorie Meek-Bradley’s Smoked and Stacked, All-Purpose Pizzeria and Del Campo.
DC offers unique cultural diversity, pairing international influence with a distinct local identity. It’s easy to access and navigate through three airports. Traversing the city is simple, whether by foot, via bike rental with Capital Bikeshare or through the city’s efficient Metrorail system. The nation’s capital is a go-to destination for a successful and unforgettable visit.
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