Best Time To Visit Washington, D.C.

The peak travel months to Washington, D.C. are during the months of April, May, June.

Washington, DC is the U.S. capital. It’s defined by monuments and buildings including the Capitol, White House and Supreme Court. It’s also home to iconic museums and performing-arts venues such as the Kennedy Center.

The focal point is the National Mall, a formal green space containing the Washington Monument and other memorials commemorating wars and august Americans such as Abraham Lincoln. Also on the Mall are the Museum of Natural History, Air and Space Museum. Beyond the Mall, DC is an approachable, leafy city of Victorian row houses. Dupont Circle’s offer trendy shops, Georgetown posh restaurants with vibrant nightlife along the U Street Corridor.

Map of Washington, D.C.