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  • First Amendment Highlights Tour

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    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour. 60-minute guided tours are available on a first-come, first-served basis and must be purchased on the day of visit.

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    National Geographic Museum

    Queens of Egypt

    National Geographic Museum

    Queens of Egypt
    Travel back in time with National Geographic to visit ancient Egypt, one of the world’s greatest civilizations, and get to know some of its lesser-known leaders—Egypt’s mighty queens. Learn about the hidden role of women in all aspects of Egyptian society. Meet seven Egyptian queens whose impact helped shape both the ancient and modern worlds. Then travel in the footsteps of women through their daily lives and into their tombs on their journeys to reach the afterlife.

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    11:30 AM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

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    1:30 PM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

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    3:00 PM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

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About The Area

Washington, DC, known mostly for being the nation's capital and political hub, shows a different face for visiting tourists when theaters, nightclubs and sports venues come to life with entertainment options.

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  • First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour. 60-minute guided tours are available on a first-come, first-served basis and must be purchased on the day of visit.

  • Queens of Egypt

    Today

    10:00 AM EST

    National Geographic Museum

    Queens of Egypt

    National Geographic Museum

    Queens of Egypt
    Travel back in time with National Geographic to visit ancient Egypt, one of the world’s greatest civilizations, and get to know some of its lesser-known leaders—Egypt’s mighty queens. Learn about the hidden role of women in all aspects of Egyptian society. Meet seven Egyptian queens whose impact helped shape both the ancient and modern worlds. Then travel in the footsteps of women through their daily lives and into their tombs on their journeys to reach the afterlife.

  • First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Today

    11:30 AM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

  • First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Today

    1:30 PM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

  • First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Today

    3:00 PM EST

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour

    Newseum

    First Amendment Highlights Tour
    Have limited time, but lots of interest? Take a 60-minute First Amendment Guided Highlights Tour of the Newseum and explore the very best of our exhibits and collections. Buy your tour tickets at the Newseum admissions desk on the day of your visit at least 10 minutes before the start of the tour.

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About The Area

Washington, DC, known mostly for being the nation's capital and political hub, shows a different face for visiting tourists when theaters, nightclubs and sports venues come to life with entertainment options.

If you're in DC, there are so many attractions, you'll most likely have to narrow your list down. The abundance of political monuments and museums can be overwhelming. Factor in all of its cultural activities, shopping areas and restaurants, and you'll need weeks to explore everything. However, thanks to the great transit system and condensed location of many of the sights, you can get a good dose of DC in just a few days.

For a high-end stay, head over to National Harbor, where you can enjoy upscale hotels and restaurants. There’s also fun for the kids, as the illuminated Ferris wheel and Peep Store, as well as the unique statue of a giant buried in the sand on the beach, will make their eyes light up with excitement.

Discover the local flavors of the Chesapeake Bay, visit world-class museums, imagine all of the politicking that goes on inside those marble monuments, and revel in the culture that is present in the nation's capital.

WHAT'S NEARBY?

Maryland: Baltimore

Pennsylvania: Philadelphia

Other States & Provinces: Delaware Maryland New Jersey Virginia

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