An elegant obelisk and one of the city's landmarks. You can even ascend to the top and enjoy the stunning view. A must-see.
One of Washington's most beloved memorials and the place where Martin Luther King delivered the 'I Have a Dream' speech. A must-visit.
Seat of the US president and one of the symbols of the United States. Offers regular guided tours and is a must-see.
The meeting place of the Congress and one of the icons of America as a whole. An absolute must-visit - get the guided tour.
A grand WWII memorial. The scenery with the pool is simply breathtaking and definitely worth a visit.
A beautiful park in the heart of Washington, lined with various memorials and tranquil pools. A must-see.
One of the world's most stunning libraries. Majestic architecture, amazing collection of books and much more. Get the guided tour.
A moving memorial and an architectural gem. The surrounding walls with the names of the fallen soldiers enhance the atmosphere.
The majestic building is one of Washington's symbols. You can visit the court trials - just make sure to get here early in the morning.
A stunning free museum with many interactive exhibits to explore. Simply perfect for kids and adults alike.
A beautiful classical memorial to one of the Founding Fathers. Offers terrific views across the water.
A vast museum with all sorts of interactive, entertaining exhibits. See the dinosaurs, the Hope diamond and much more. A must-visit.
A monument to the well-known civil rights activist. A beautiful sculpture featuring several of King's quotes.
A touching memorial featuring intriguing architecture. The statues of the soldiers and the Pool of Remembrance are not to be missed.
The museum is laid out very well and presents the topic perfectly. A haunting experience that you won't forget.
So much more than just a station. Marvellous shops, bustling cafés, beautiful architecture and perfect atmosphere.
One of the world's most important archives. A must-visit if you want to see the Declaration of Independence and other crucial documents.
A beautiful memorial to one of the US presidents. The five water areas create a unique scenery, complimenting the quotes set in stone.
Not just a boring history museum. This one has various items on display that used to belong to the presidents, and much more.
A super-exciting museum that features both historical exhibits and thrilling action. Perfect for older kids.
The architecture in itself is beautiful, but this centre is also worth visiting for the scale model of the city.