DC Sightseeing Weekend Guide

There are plenty of things to do and see in Washington, DC. Everything we have listed is free unless otherwise noted.

  • Visit a Smithsonian Museum
    Metro Station: Smithsonian on Orange and Blue Lines
  • Visit a Monument or Memorial
    Metro Station: Smithsonian on Orange and Blue Lines
  • Tour the U.S. Capitol
    Metro Station: Capitol South on Orange and Blue Lines or Union Station on Red Line
  • Stroll down Embassy Row
    Metro Station: Dupont Circle on Red Line
  • Visit the National Zoo
    Metro Station: Woodley Park (uphill) or Cleveland Park (downhill) on Red Line
  • Stroll (or ride the trolley) through Old Town Alexandria
    Metro Station: King Street on Blue and Yellow Lines
  • Pay respect at Arlington National Cemetery
    Metro Station: Arlington National Cemetery on Blue Line
  • Shop at Eastern Market
    Metro Station: Eastern Market on Orange and Blue Lines
  • Enjoy a baseball game at Nationals Park (advanced tickets start at $10)
    Metro Station: Navy Yard on Green Line