There is so much to see and do in Washington D.C.! Use our Washington D.C. map below to help you decide where to go, what to do next, and even find your way from one fantastic site, restaurant or place to stay to the next. If it is on our map below, we’ve been there and can recommend it. Simply click on any pin to launch additional details about any site. Links will take you to additional information as appropriate. Use the navigation feature at the bottom of our map of Washington D.C. to plot a route once you are in the city — using Google’s directions to determine a best route for walking, driving or public transit.
TitleAddress DescriptionDirections
George Mason Memorial
George Mason Memorial, 900 Ohio Dr SW, Washington, DC 20024, USADirections
Air Force Memorial
1 Air Force Memorial Dr, Arlington, VA 22204, USADirections
Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial
1850 West Basin Dr SW, Washington, DC 20242, USADirections
National Gallery of Art
401 Constitution Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, USADirections
National Archives at College Park
8601 Adelphi Rd, College Park, MD 20740, USADirections
National Archives
700 Constitution Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002, USADirections
United States Botanic Garden
100 Maryland Ave SW, Washington, DC 20002, USADirections
Boathouse and Fletcher's Cove
4940 Canal Rd NW, Washington, DC 20007, USADirections
Start of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Towpath
Lock 1, Washington, DC 20007, USADirections
Capital Crescent Trail
Aqueduct Bridge, Washington, DC 20007, USADirections
The Newseum
555 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001, USADirections
Sculpture Garden on the National Mall
Constitution Ave NW & 7th Street, Washington, DC 20408, United StatesA magnificent Sculpture Garden in the summer, and an ice skating rink in the winter.Directions
Arlington National Cemetery
Fort Myer, VA 22211, USADirections
The River Inn
924 25th St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USAThe River Inn is small, quiet, yet right in the middle of things — who could want more in D.C.? Ritzy, no, but kitchenettes with coffee beans and grinders even for your daily caffeine fix. Comfy, familial, working hard to make a stay perfect for its guests. Like a “second home” to many. We’ll be back! Directions
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