Climb the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, stare into Abe's stony eyes and read his Gettysburg Address chiseled in the wall. Stand where Martin Luther King Jr gave his famous speech and feel the sweep of history.
87 watering holes, bars, lounges and clubs; 35 pages of kid-friendly sights, attractions, restaurants and activities; 24 free museums; 3 miles of lawn on the National Mall; 1 big, white house In-depth background on the DC political scene
Top sights in full detail
Coverage Includes: Planning chapters, National Mall, White House Area, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Southeast DC, Downtown, Penn Quarter, Dupont Circle, Kalorama, Adams-Morgan, U Street, Columbia Heights, Northeast, Upper Northwest DC, Northern Virginia, Day Trips from Washington DC, Understand and Survival chapters.